Want to register for non-credit courses online? Here is a guide to help you understand the online registration process.
Credit card payment is required when registering for Continuing Education or non-degree classes via the web. Please have your credit card information ready. If you prefer to use check or cash, you may use our mail or in-person registration process.
If you experience any problems registering via the web, please contact our Continuing Education office at (815) 280-1555 before attempting to proceed with your registration.
1. Go to eResources
Go to eResources and click the Log In button near the top right.
If you do not have a Log In (user name and password), skip to step three. You will still be able to register without one.
2. Log In
Log in with your username and password. If you don't know your login information see the password help page.
3. Non-Credit/Lifelong learning Student Registration
At the right, click on the link for "Non-credit/Lifelong Learning Student Registration".
4. Register and Pay for Continuing Education Classes
Under Registration, choose "Register and Pay for Continuing Education Classes."
5. Search for your course
Begin searching for the course you would like to register for. There are many criteria available for you to choose, but you will see only classes that meet all of your criteria, so start with a broad search (enter criteria in only 1 or 2 fields).
The best way to search for a course is by using the course code number (ex: LLC 1157).
6. Choose your course
Select the course that you would like to register for. First check the box next to the course you have chosen (A), then click submit (B).
7. Additional Registration Information
Choose from the drop down menus on this screen to give us feedback on why you are taking this course.
8. Pay for Classes
Now you will see the total amount owed for the classes you have registered for. You have the option of registering for the course, searching for more courses to add, or recalculating your total. If you are registering, select which credit card you will be using for payment.
9. Check Out
Pay for your course(s) by entering in your credit card information. If you are not logged in, you will be asked to also enter your personal information before entering your credit card information.
If you are not logged in, the screen will first appear like this:
After you've entered your personal information and clicked 'submit' or if you are logged in, the screen will appear like this:
10. Confirmation Page
Once you've paid, be sure to print the confirmation page for your records.