To obtain an Illinois driver's license you will need to pass a written driving exam on driving regulations, a vision test and a driving test at a local Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) office. You are responsible for providing a vehicle for the driving test. If you have a driver's license from your home country, you must change it to an Illinois driver's license within 90 days. The closest DMV is located at 201 S. Joyce Rd., Joliet, IL 60435.With a Social Security Number:
If you have a social security number, please visit the Illinois CyberDrive
website. Note: Please make sure that if you qualifty for a regular driver's license, you decline the question when asked if you wish to register to vote.
Without a Social Security Number:
If you are not eligible for a social security number, you can obtain a "Temporary Visitor's Driver's License (TVDL). Please visit this website for more details.