Pre-admission advising is available by appointment in both the Waukegan and Grayslake facilities. Contact Tonia Baxter, phone (847) 665-4014, for more information.
Several of our member institutions have offices in the University Center’s Grayslake facility and hold regular office hours and schedule individual advising appointments. You will find information about such services on their own webpage within the University Center website. You may click on “Participating Universities” (above) for a drop-down list of our member schools that will take you to any of the member institution pages.
On this Information Session page, you will find listings of specific events being held to enable future students to learn more about program offerings. It is updated frequently, so please bookmark it or plan to visit again.
The University Center
University Center Open House
The University Center will host education fairs to provide information to prospective students about University Center offerings. They will take place in the Multi-Purpose Room of our Grayslake facility. Each event will showcase the University Center’s undergraduate and graduate and professional development programs and will provide the opportunity to meet with representatives from the member schools who can discuss their programs in depth. The University Center staff will also attend to provide pre-admission advising. Our next open houses will be:
Thursday, July 10, 2015, from 6 to 8 pm
Tuesday, October 27, 2015, from 6 to 8 pm
Thursday, March 31, 2016 from 6 to 8 pm
RSVP here for the Open House.
In the Local Community
The University Center staffs tables at a variety of local community events, local employers, and the College of Lake County. Most of these events are open to the public, although those held at worksites are usually open only to staff of that employer. Find out where and when University Center will be out in the community by visiting our Outreach Events page.
North Park University
North Park’s School for Business and Nonprofit Management regularly holds information sessions at the Grayslake facility but will be happy to arrange a personal appointment at a time and place of your choosing. For more information, or to arrange a personal appointment, please contact Professor Ken Schaefle at (773) 244-5761 or email email@example.com
Please check North Park’s own website www.northpark.edu for other information sessions that North Park may be holding on its main campus or other Chicago area locations.
Northeastern Illinois University
Would you like to learn more about Northeastern’s Political Science major? Here’s a brief multimedia presentation describing the Political Science program.
Visit our “Paying for College” page to learn more about a scholarship NEIU offers for CLC students who transfer to the Accounting, Political Science, and Psychology programs offered at the University Center.
The NEIU Transfer Center at the University Center is located in Room 220B. NEIU Coordinator of Transfer Enrollment Sakeenah Adam is available to meet with prospective students at the University Center on Thursdays from 1 to 7 pm. Please call or email her to set up an appointment:
At the University Center: (847) 665-4173.
On the Main Campus: (773) 442-4076
NEIU will host a series of transfer information sessions. Learn about the programs offered through the University Center or about how to transfer to NEIU’s Chicago campus:
06/04/2015 Thu 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Room 132
07/09/2015 Thu 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Room 132
08/13/2015 Thu 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Room 132
NEIU will host an information session at the College of Lake County Grayslake Campus:
Thursday, April 16, 2015 from 4 - 6 pm in Room A145
Eastern Illinois University
Eastern Illinois University will hold an information session about their Bachelor of General Studies degree program.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 from 5 to 6:30 pm Room 131
Join them to learn about this flexible program for adult students.
RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or via 217-549-3347 or 800-446-8918.
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
SIUC will hold information sessions about the BS in Elementary Education program currently offered through the University Center and the BS in Special Education for which they are recruiting an initial cohort:
Thursday, April 30th from 2:30 - 4:30 pm and from 6 - 8 pm, both in Room 132 of the Grayslake facility.
For more information, call 847/665-4154 or email Nora Mena.