Ottawa Center

Ottawa Center Staff

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Discover the Advantages

Complete all or most transferable general education courses such as math, English, art, music, and psychology. In addition, allied health, a full CNA program, continuing education courses, GED, ESL, and citizenship classes will be offered.

  • Save in tuition, living expenses, shorter commute.
  • Flexible hours with morning, afternoon, and evening classes.
  • Vibrant downtown setting.

Register for classes at the Ottawa Center

Register for Ottawa classes online through Self-Service, in-person at Ottawa Center during our office hours, or at IVCC's main campus.

If you need assistance with WebAdvisor, please contact the Student Help Desk at (815) 224-0318.

Services Available On-Site

Ottawa Center Building (PDF)

Counseling Hours

We offer walk-ins as well as appointments on alternating days.  Wednesdays are generally walk-in days (first-come, first serve) and Thursdays are generally appointment days.

Call us at (815) 224-0800 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Book Delivery - Library and Bookstore

Note: The Ottawa Center gets shipments for all book orders from main campus every Wednesday at noon.

When you are checking out library books online, you can request the pick-up location to be the Ottawa Center. The book is officially “checked out” when you come here to pick it up.  Return books here as well.

Deliver Bookstore orders to the Ottawa Center. Place an order through the IVCC Bookstore website and designate delivery to the Ottawa Center. Then come pick them up.

Assessment Center

Go to to view available appointment times. See the Placement Testing page for appointment times.

Disability Services

By appointment on Tuesdays - please call Tina Hardy at (815) 224-0284.

Financial Aid Services

By appointment only - please call Financial Aid at (815) 224-2720.

Computer Use

Open computer lab for students available during all open building hours in room Room 125.

Useful Links

Assessment Center
Student Help Desk