Campus Experience & Events


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Request a virtual admissions appointment today

Prospective students are welcome to meet virtually or over the phone with an IVCC admissions representative to ask questions and discuss steps in the college search and admissions process.

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Designed to give you a closer look of what IVCC has to offer!

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Let's work through this together

The coronavirus pandemic is making college decisions more complicated. We hope these resources will help you. 

Online Webinars
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Transfer College Connection 

This event is designed to inform parents and students about the college transfer process. IVCC is partnering with Northern Illinois, Illinois State, St. Ambrose, and Bradley Universities to discuss transfer opportunities for high school students starting at IVCC. Attendees will learn more about how our courses transfer to a 4-year university. 

Tuesday, Oct. 27  - 5:30 -7:30 p.m.


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Explore IVCC

This evening program is an open house that allows students and parents an opportunity to explore academics, resources, and the IVCC campus. Offered in the fall and spring.

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Campus Tour

On-campus tours are currently unavailable due to COVID-19. Be sure to register for one of our virtual visit events to meet with admissions staff and find out more about getting started.

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Financial Aid Info Session

Couldn't make it? Watch the recording.

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Scholarship Writing Workshop 

Virtual event will be offered Spring 2021. Check back for details. 

Whether you are planning to attend IVCC or are thinking about going elsewhere, attend a Scholarship Writing Workshop to explore the scholarship application process and learn how to craft a personal statement essay that will help you stand out from the rest of the crowd.

Scholarship Writing Workshop dates are in the Spring Semester, but you can visit the IVCC Writing Center if you need help getting started with your personal statement now!

Find help throughout your writing process


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Summer College Connection

CANCELLED - Summer College Connection is a FREE summer prep social for incoming freshman students. The program introduces students to college readiness tactcs while also providing an opportunity to meet new students. 

We are currently working on the 2021 Summer College Connection program. Come back for updates. 

Check out Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK) Network Program details


Program Specific Visits

Interested in learning more about your major or another field of study?

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Student Shadow Program

We are available for Virtual Appointments via Zoom.  Please note: On-campus events are currently unavailable due to COVID-19. Be sure to register for one of our virtual visit events to meet with admissions staff and find out more about getting started. 

The Student Shadow Program allows you to sit in on an actual class lecture or lab at IVCC. Schedule a personalized visit where you can "audit" a course and learn more about your intended major.

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Nursing Information Sessions

Check out Fall 2020 Virtual Information Sessions Dates

Learn about the admissions process for the nursing programs at IVCC.

Nursing Info Sessions