Visit 20 Illinois colleges and universities in one night.  Join us for University Center Open House Night--Thursday, March 19, 6 - 8 pm
Find a degree.  Complete your degree.  Earn an advanced degree. Take your career to a new level.  It can all start here at the University Center of Lake County.  See what is available
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News & Events

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


UC Night Open House--March 19, 6 - 8 pm
3/3/15

Want to learn more about the programs offered here?  Don’t miss the UC Night Open House.  It’s your chance to meet reps from UC’s 100+  programs to pick up information & get your questions answered. Here’s a chance to learn more about UC’s newest member—SIUE—and to visit the XLC cash machine.RSVP here.


UC adds SIUE + new programs
1/8/15

UC recently admitted Southern IL University Edwardsville to membership.  SIUE is bringing three new programs and North Park will bring a fourth in Fall of 2015. Visit our Press Room for details.


Free FAFSA Workshops
11/20/14

Need help filling out your financial aid application for 2015?  There are many free help sessions scheduled across Lake County.  Click here to see all the dates & register for one of the workshops or to download a flyer.  Trained bilingual volunteers will help.


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.

Find a Degree

Come Here. Go Far.

University Center of Lake County is a unique concept that offers select courses from 20 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.