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College opens Spring Semester registration

by Public Relations and Marketing | Published Nov 11, 2019

Make 2020 the year you begin your bachelor’s degree, work toward an associate degree or certificate, start a new career or develop your talents at the College of Lake County! Spring Semester classes begin Jan. 21, and registration is now open. View course offerings, both classroom-based and online, and learn how to become a CLC student at

Nearly 200 Lake County residents will have the opportunity to advance their education for free thanks to a new Transform Lake County grant. Administered by the Illinois Photo of students registering for Spring 2020 classesCommunity College Board, the grant serves residents throughout Lake County, with special emphasis on North Chicago, Round Lake, Waukegan and Zion.

Photo: Registration is now open for Spring Semester 2020 credit courses at the College of Lake County.

Grant funds will cover all tuition and fees, course materials, textbooks, industry exam fees and a scholarship to assist with living expenses such as childcare, housing and transportation. The funding allows eligible students to earn a certificate in one of nine programs, from auto collision repair to healthcare office assistant. For details on the grant, contact Ashley Ward at or (847) 543-2390.

CLC’s Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partnership allows CLC students to be admitted to one of 31 local, regional or international partner institutions by meeting program requirements. This ensures a seamless transfer of credit to the four-year colleges and universities.

Participating colleges and universities range from The American Business School in Paris to Arizona State University to close to home at Northern Illinois University. For a full list, visit or call (847) 543-2090.

To learn more about how classes at CLC can lead to a good career, attend a free information session this spring.  Each session lasts about an hour and includes an overview of the career field, salary, job outlook and educational requirements. View a schedule of information sessions by academic division at

If you need to complete a GED (high school equivalency), learn English as a Second Language or build basic competency in reading, writing and math, the Adult Education and ESL division offers free courses at all three campuses and other Lake County locations that also begin in January. To learn more, call (847) 543-2021, visit or email Or visit Building 4 on the Grayslake Campus, 19351 W. Washington St.

For information on enrolling at CLC, call (847) 543-2090, visit or stop by the Welcome and One Stop Center, 19351 W. Washington St. Assistance is also available at the Lakeshore Campus, 33 N. Genesee St., Waukegan, and the Southlake Campus, 1120 S. Milwaukee Ave., Vernon Hills.


About College of Lake County:

College of Lake County is an innovative community college in Lake County, Ill. that transforms lives with its variety of accessible, quality education options. Offered at three campuses in Grayslake, Vernon Hills and Waukegan or online, College of Lake County provides affordable options in a state-of-the-art setting close to home. A large student network, with small class sizes,provides advantages to our students on a career-related program or a path toward a transfer degree. We’re proud to serve the diverse needs of our community and student body. Connect to your future today at College of Lake County. For more information, visit