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News & Events

Visit our Press Room for up-to-date news and articles about University Center.


Online Climate Change Course for Science Educators
8/29/14

Earth Science teachers who move quickly can still get a stipend to enroll in an online graduate course on Climate Change.  Click for details, including a downloadable syllabus.  Don’t delay—the U of Nebraska-Lincoln course is starting with or without you!


2014-15 Program Guides & Fall Schedules Now Available
7/11/14

Click to search the program list or download a copy of the new Program Guide or click for a pdf of the Fall Schedule Printed copies of the Program Guide are available at both UC offices; the Fall Schedule is available only on the website.


UC Staff Honored for Work in Waukegan
7/26/14

Myra Gaytan-Morales & Leon Heim were among the Downtown Planter Crew honored by Waukegan City Council for their efforts to keep the city beautiful.  Read the Lake County News-Sun coverage.


Programs & Courses

University Center offers more than 100 degree & certificate programs for continuing and returning students. Learn more about the programs and course schedules we offer.

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Come Here. Go Far.

University Center of Lake County is a unique concept that offers select courses from 19 of Illinois’ top colleges and universities on two campuses. Students can complete their bachelor’s or earn an advanced degree without having to travel too far from home. Convenient, flexible schedules make earning the degree you want while balancing your life, easier than ever before.