Alliance for College Readiness

The goal of this collaborative partnership between ECC and the public school districts in Community College District 509 is to ensure that all District 509 young people are ready for college-level courses and can experience success after high school. Members of the Alliance for College Readiness work in faculty and staff teams to establish a common understanding of college and career readiness, to better align curriculum and instruction and to foster effective communication systems between students, educators, and parents.

College & Career 101 for Parents of High School Students


When: Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, 6 to 8 p.m. 
Location: ECC Spartan Drive Campus, Building E, Dining Room, 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin, IL 60123 | View campus map

Parents, help your student become college and career ready. During this informative event, you'll learn about the different types of higher education institutions, the college application process, degree and certificate options offered through ECC, opportunities for your high school student to earn college credit through dual enrollment programs, how to apply for financial aid and more. No registration required.