Start your Bachelors degree at Joliet Junior College. Finish at the College or University of your choice. We are here to help guide you down the pathway to success.
Check out the links below to connect with your transfer intuitions through virtual appointment and events. Don't see your school listed? Email firstname.lastname@example.org and we can connect you with an admissions representative!
We want to hear about YOUR transfer plans! Take our quick transfer survey here!
University Admissions Reps: click on the box below to schedule your virtual visits! This form is for professional employees working at a college or university who would like to connect with JJC students.Schedule a Virtual Transfer Event
Virtual Transfer Events
We are offering virtual visits with our college and university partners! Our virtual visits include drop-in sessions, appointment sessions, and transfer fairs. You can find the links to each visit below. The links will connect you with an admissions rep during the visit time only. These virtual visits help connect students explore transfer opportunities and connect with admissions representatives though virtual platforms such as Zoom, WebEx, and Microsoft Teams. Consider creating your own account for these platforms, so you are ready during the virtual meeting times!
JJC's Virtual Transfer Events
Thursday, October 22 Governors State University-Dual Degree Program 10:00am-2:00pm Click here during scheduled visit time National Louis University 1:00pm-4:00pm Click here during scheduled visit time Oliver Nazarene University 11:00am-12:30pm Click here during scheduled visit time Valparaiso University 10:00am-1:00pm Click here during scheduled visit time Monday, October 26 Aurora University 5:00pm-7:00pm Click here during scheduled visit time Loyola University Chicago-RN to BSN 10:00am-1:00pm Click here during scheduled visit time Tuesday, October 27 Health, Public Safety, and Human Services Virtual Fair 10:00am-1:00pm Click here to register for fair Wednesday, October 28 Elmhurst University 10:00am-12:00pm Click here during scheduled visit time Thursday, October 29 Eastern Illinois University: BA in General Studies Information Session 11:00am-12:30pm Click here during scheduled visit time Governors State University-Dual Degree Program 10:00am-2:00pm Click here during scheduled visit time Lake Forest College 9:00am-2:00pm Click here during scheduled visit time Tuesday, November 3 National Louis University 10:00am-1:00pm Click here during scheduled visit time Wednesday, November 4 Olivet Information Session: Financial Aid 11:30am-1:00pm Click here to register for session Thursday, November 5 Social and Behavioral Sciences Pathway Fair 10:00am-1:00pm Details coming soon! Governors State University-Dual Degree Program 10:00am-2:00pm Click here during scheduled visit time Northwestern University Information Session: Pre-Professional Studies 2:00pm-3:00pm Click her during information session Friday, November 6 Northern Illinois University 10:00am-2:00pm Click here to make an appointment Monday, November 9 Olivet Information Session: Nursing 11:00am-12:30pm Click here to register for session Thursday, November 12 Columbia College Chicago 10:00am-1:00pm Click here during scheduled visit time Concordia University Chicago 11:00am-1:00pm Click here during schduled visit time Governors State University-Dual Degree Program 10:00am-2:00pm Click here during scheduled visit time Lake Forest College 9:00am-2:00pm Click here to register for session Aurora University 1:00pm-3:00pm Click here during scheduled visit time Friday, November 13 Northern Illinois University 10:00am-2:00pm Click here to make an appointment
Health, Public Safety, and Human Services Pathway Virtual Fair-Tuesday, October 27, 10:00am-1:00pm
Join us for our Health, Public Safety & Human Services Virtual Fair! If you are a quick problem solver, enjoy lab work and conducting research, this field was designed for you. JJC can prepare you for several in-demand, high paying career fields, such as sonography, radiologic technology, cybersecurity and more. Altruistic fields like fire science, emergency medical services and law enforcement are also well-suited for individuals drawn to this pathway.
Below you will find information about participating college and universities. Feel free to click on the school name to find related majors offered, website links, and the admission representatives’ contact information.
You can register for the fair here! We will then send you a meeting link to connect you with the school (or schools!) you would like to connect with during the fair.
Connecting with Your Transfer Schools: A Guide
You may want to connect with different transfer institutions, but where do you start? Who should you talk to and how do you find them? What questions do you ask during the meeting? This guide will give you a few tips!
Transfer Schools' Virtual Events and Appointments
Benedictine University: Virtual Admissions Events
Carthage College: Virtual Visits and Appointments
Columbia College Chicago: Virtual Events
Concordia University Chicago: Virtual Admissions Appointments
Eastern Illinois University: Virtual Appointments
Elmhurst University: Virtual Appointments
Governors State University: Virtual Admissions Appointment
Illinois Institute of Technology: Virtual Information Sessions
Indiana University Northwest: National Transfer Student Week Events, October 19-23
Kansas State University: Virtual Transfer Admissions Appointment
Lake Forest College: Virtual Admission Chats
National Louis University: Virtual Events
North Park University: Virtual Tours
Northeastern Illinois University: Communicate with a Transfer Advisor
Purdue University Northwest: Virtual Visits
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville: Virtual Visits and Chats
Trinity Christian College: Virtual Visits
University of Illinois at Springfield: Virtual Appointments
University of Wisconsin-Stout: Virtual Transfer Visit Days
Western Governors University: National Transfer Week Events, October 19-23
Virtual Platform Sites
Monthly Transfer Newsletters
Transfer Talks: Informational Videos
Transfer Talks is a video series highlighting our college and university partners. You can connect with an admissions representative from transfer institutions and link to their virtual events!
Transfer Talks: Transferring from JJC
Joliet Junior College is more than just gen eds! Learn how earning your associates degree can benefit you in transferring to a 4-year university with this informational video! Click here!
Steps to Transfer Checklist
View a step-by-step guide to help ensure a smooth transition to your transfer school!
JJC has partnered with many colleges and universities to provide easy transfer pathways to a bachelors degree. Check out the JJC University-Partners page for transfer guides and information on transfer agreements!
External Transfer Resources
12 Reasons to Stay in Illinois: Admissions guide for the state's 12 public institutions
Campus Pride: Links to LGBTQ resources at colleges and universities
Campus Reel: A video and VR platform to help you find your dream school
College Navigator: Free consumer information tool designed to help you research schools and clarify your transfer options
College Scorecard: United States Department of Education website that allows students to sort and filter search results and compare schools based on major, location, typical tuition costs, average student loan amount and graduation rates
College Source: A database of over 1000,000 college catalogs, institution profiles and other resources
Campus Tours: Offers virtual tours of many colleges and universities
EduMed: Scholarships for African-American students
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU): Over 470 colleges and universities committed to Hispanic success in higher education
Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU): List of HCBU by state
Illinois Articulation Initiative (IAI): Statewide transfer agreements
Illinois Career Information System: Provides information on careers, colleges and universities. Username: Illinois Password: careers
Midwest Student Exchange Program: Reduced out-of-state tuition at participating institutions located in the Midwest
Peterson's College Search: Search for schools based on a number of factors such as major, location and cost
RaiseMe: Micro-scholarships for transfer students
State Universities At-A-Glance: Comprehensive listing of majors and minors available at the 12 public Illinois universities
University HQ: Resources provided by an independent education organization to assist students in planning their career and education path
U.S. News Best Colleges Rankings: U.S. News' annual college rankings
Dual Degree Partnerships
Dual Degree Partnerships are partnerships between the community college and the four year institution. This agreement allows the student to complete their degree at the community college level while planning for their transfer degree at the bachelors level.