Wayne L. King, Jr.
Director of Athletics
Phone: (815) 280-2210

Emily Marino
Women's Athletic Coordinator
Phone: (815) 280-2777

Gregg Braun
Student-Athlete Retention Specialist
Associate Head Baseball Coach
Phone: (815) 280-2263

Kerri O'Shea
Student-Athlete Retention Specialist
Phone: (815) 280-2591

Stephanie Kneip
Athletic Department Administrative Assistant
Sports Information Director
Phone: (815) 280-2431

JJC Facts 

  • Nickname: Wolves
  • Character: A two-year school, co-educational, residential college providing Associate Degrees in Art, Sciences, and Applied Sciences.
  • History: America's first public community college founded in 1901, Joliet, Illinois.
  • Accreditation: Accredited by North Central Association of Colleges
  • Enrollment: 14,000 students
  • Average Class Size: 30:1
  • Campuses: Main (West Joliet), City Center (Downtown Joliet), and Romeoville Campus (Romeoville).
  • Financial Aid: Includes state and federal grants, loans, work-study programs, hope tax credit, and academic scholarships.
  • Tuition: $115.00 per credit hour (In-District Residents) See the tuition page for more information.
  • Location: Joliet is located 35 miles southwest of Chicago. It is a growing community with a population of over 80,000 people. Main Campus is located just off of the I-80 & I-55 intersection.
  • Student Life: JJC is the first Community College to offer on-campus privatized housing for its students. Centennial Commons is located just outside the main campus resides 283 students.
  • Athletics:
    • Fall: Volleyball, Men's & Women's Cross-Country, Men's & Women's Soccer
    • Winter: Men's & Women's Basketball, Cheerleading
    • Spring: Baseball, Softball

General Information

  • President: Dr. Debra S. Daniels
  • Vice President of Student Development:
    Dr. Yolanda Isaacs
  • Director of Athletics: Wayne L. King, Jr.
  • Affiliation: NJCAA Division III
  • Conference: North Central Community College Conference (N4C)
  • Colors: Purple & White
  • Athletic Office Phone: (815) 280-2431
  • Email Address:,

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Joliet Junior College
1215 Houbolt Road, Joliet, IL 60431-8938
Phone: (815) 729-9020