Experience ECC Agenda

collage of students on campus at Elgin Community College

Experience what a community college can be.

Agenda Overview

Event Location

Academic Program and Resources Exploration Tables - 6 to 8 pm

Meet with ECC’s expert faculty and academic program directors to explore our 120 degree and certificate programs. Plus, connect with student support services to learn how to make the most of your college experience.

Academic Program Exploration Tables Building B, Jobe Lounge
Student Services and Resources Tables Building B Hallway

Parent Connection Sessions - 6:15 to 7 pm

Designed specifically for parents and guardians of prospective ECC students, this session will connect you with valuable resources and information to help your scholar navigate their college journey. Get information on ECC academic programs, student support services, strategies to enrich your child’s postsecondary experience, and network with other parents. Offered in English and Spanish.

Your Community College: Workshop for Parents and Families Building B, Room B181
Su Colegio Comunitario: Taller para Padres y Familias Building B, Room B182

Campus Tours - 7 to 8 pm

Take tours based on your interests and see the classrooms and lab spaces you’ll use as a student. Tours are available for the following areas:

Career Technologies Tour

Explore ECC's welding, CNC operator, and HVAC programs through this behind-the-scenes tour.

Meet in front of the KCT Credit Union, located inside the Library in Building C.

Culinary Arts Tour

Do you dream of becoming a top-tier chef or hospitality manager? Explore ECC's acclaimed culinary arts and hospitality facilities, setting the stage for your dreams to flourish.

Meeting outside of the Library in Building B.

Health Professions Tour

Tour ECC's modern lab facilities and meet our expert faculty to start your career in an in-demand health career field!

Meet in Building A, Atrium.

Visual and Performing Arts Tour

Interested in music, art, theatre, or communication design? Visit ECC's newly renovated Building H and discover our newly renovated spaces.

Meeting in Building B, Spartan Corner.

Event Closes - 8pm