Coronavirus ECC FAQ & Resources

Updates as of 6:37 PM on Wednesday, June 3, 2020.

Elgin Community College continues to monitor the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). The Cabinet and emergency management personnel meet regularly to assess the potential impact to the College and determine the best course of action. Updates will be provided periodically through email, the employee newsletter (Spartan Review), and on the Emergency Management page.

Spring 2020 Semester

No Harm Grading Option

After receiving their grades we are offering the opportunity to elect a No Harm Grading option based on their program of study. This cannot be selected until after the faculty assigns the grade.

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Student Emergency Relief Fund

In this trying time, the ECC Foundation has created the Student Emergency Relief Fund to provide resources to students who are most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The fund will allocate resources to students who lack access to the internet for online learning, students with food insecurity, and students whose income has been affected by the virus.


Arts Center

Cafeteria & Food Service

Campus Closures

Campus Health & Safety


Employee Work Policy

Prevention & Campus Cleaning

Travel Precautions

Coronavirus Resources

The following links will direct you to the most up-to-date information on the COVID-19 virus:

Kane County Health Department


Illinois Department of Public Health

State of Illinois Hotline - 800-889-3931

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers on COVID-19

COVID-19 Prevention & Treatment

Get Your Household Ready

COVID-19 Information for Travelers