Admissions Office

Main Campus: A-1020 (Campus Center)
Phone: (815) 280-2493
Fax: (815) 280-6740

Office Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 8:00am - 6:00pm
Friday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
(Closed on Fridays during the summer)

Special Office Hours:


  • The Saturday before first day of Fall/Spring semester 9:00am – 2:00pm*
  • Spring Break week (Monday-Friday) 7:30am - 4:30pm

*Time subject to change


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Online Admissions Application

Step 1 - Starting Information

Applicants who do not have a Social Security Number will be assigned a (JJC) identification number by the Admissions Office. Please contact the Admissions Office at (815) 280-2493 to assist you with this process. A Social Security Number is required to apply for financial aid.

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Complete Legal Name

My birth name is the same as my legal name