ECC Benefits Navigator

Elgin Community College recognizes that many students face unique financial challenges, which can make higher education seem out of reach. ECC has many programs and services to help students learn about financial assistance opportunities available on- and off-campus, please contact us at:

Benefits Navigator

Keith Schwartz

Illinois Public Act 102-1045

This Act defines a "Benefits Navigator" as an individual designated by the college to help students determine eligibility for federal, state, and local benefit programs and assist in identifying campus-wide and community resource support.

Community and External Resources

Elgin Community College and the surrounding community have many resources dedicated to helping you if you are experiencing a basic needs challenge.

Community Resources