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Recent News Releases

Here you will find the most recent news releases. You can also check out the monthly archives or search below.


Offices Closed September 2 Labor Day
  SVCC Offices will be closed on Monday, September 2 for Labor Day....
Open Auditions September 3
  Open Auditions for...
You Could Be the Next Slammin' Sammy!
  Earn money while having fun at Sauk events. ...
Monsters of the Midway - Bears100 Experience
  This year marks 100 years since the Chicago Bears were founded in Decatur. Celebrate the Chicago Bears 100th season by touring Soldier Field and enjoying a delicious meal at Mike Ditka’s restaurant. Participants will get VIP treatment at Soldier Field! Experience an exclusive tour of Sold...
Chicago Blackhawks vs. St. Louis Blues
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Fall Class Change Period
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Caricaturist Kevin Berg August 19
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Reptiles of the World August 21
  An up-close, live, and interactive experience about reptiles and amphibians from around the world, Dave DiNaso's program combines education and humor. If you'd like to see, touch, or learn about reptiles and laugh while doing so, don't miss this free show....
Campus Closed August 16
  The College will be closed on Friday, August 16 for Faculty and Staff training....
SVCC Hours
  Monday - Thursday...
Tackling Poverty Head-On Presentation August 15
  Through Donna’s presentation, Tackling Poverty Head-on: Understanding Resources to Create Stability, guests will develop a shared understanding of how and why one's economic environment shapes thinking and behavior. Donna helps guests explore how various roles in the community can impact the n...
Community Education Catalog is Here!
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Express Registration for Fall 2019
  Contact Admissions &Records at 815-835-6273 to start the registration process....
Fall Classes Begin - August 19
  Register now....
Fall Tuition due August 6
  Cash, credit card, and checks may be brought by the Business Office on the first floor across from the gym....
EMT Basic Training Coming Fall 2019
  Coming to SVCC in Fall 2019:...
Experience Hamilton on October 2
  Presented by SVCC Community Education...
Crack the Code
  Embark on a puzzling pirate adventure game at Skellington Manor Escape ...
Junior High Volleyball Camp
  SVCC Athletics will be hosting instructional Volleyball camps August 5-7 from 4-6 p.m. and 6-8:00 p.m. in the air-conditioned Sauk Gymnasium!...
Offices Closed July 4 in Independence Day
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Fall Tuition due July 9
  Cash, credit card, and checks may be brought by the Business Office on the first floor across from the gym....
ALICE Instructor Training at SVCC July 30-31
  Sauk Valley Community College will be hosting Active Shooter Response Certification Training (ALICE Training) on Dates. This certification is a two day train the trainer class on active shooter response. Attendees will range from law enforcement, local school officials, houses of...
Cubs vs Cards Trip September 20
  Your package includes transportation, one game ticket in section 231, row 24-28, and travel snacks. You will arrive early in time to explore Wrigleyville or catch the pre-game warm-ups. Meals are on your own....
SVCC Tobacco Free Campus
  The Sauk Valley Community College campus is 100% Smoke/Tobacco Free...
Clery Report Available Online
  Sauk Valley Community College’s annual safety and security report is now available. This report is required by federal law and contains policy statements and crime statistics for the College....
Schedule an Advising Appointment Online
  Schedule an advising appointment online in 4 easy steps...
Summer Blood Drive June 13
  SVCC will host the American Red Cross blood drive on Thursday, June 13 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in Sauk's Dillon Mall. Donate and receive a free t-shirt while supplies last....
2019 College For Kids
  Sauk offers fun and educational classes for kids in June and July! With a variety of classes, there's sure to be something to interest your child....
Summer Tuition Due May 20
  Cash, credit card, and checks may be brought by the Business Office on the first floor across from the gym....
Sauk Summer Hours
  May 20 - August 12...
Offices Closed May 27 in Observance of Memorial Day
  Throughout American history, men and women have loved out country so deeply they were willing to give everything to preserve its safety and freedom....
2019 SVCC Commencement
  2019 Commencement Ceremony and Health Careers Pinning ...
Become an ABC Americorps Member for Fall 2019
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Scoop of Thanks
  Thursday May 2 is Culver's Scoop of Thanks Day. ...
KSB Partnership Has a Name
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Career Exploration Workshop May 1
  Having trouble choosing a major or career path? Explore your interests, strengths, and values to learn how they can connect to deciding a major or career pathway. Empower yourself by knowing the options that are best suited for you!...
Aviation Donors Aim High
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Spring Band Concert May 5
  The Department of Music at Sauk Valley Community College presents a Spring Potpourri. ...
Odyssey River Cruise, August 2
  Come set sail with us on the Chicago River in the new glitzy 140-foot glass enclosed glass-topped vessel. This tour will be a full service meal and entertainment cruise along the river. The interior is climate-controlled, amenities include a professional DJ, and a three course plated lunch. After th...
Five Guys (on Stage doing Comedy) April 26-28
  Forget the burgers and fries, these Five Guys are serving up a night full of laughs. This original comedy sketch was written and created by the five members of the cast: Eric Kull, Sam Twining, Riley Vondra, Kendrick Fisher, and Jackson Reinhardt. This unique show is sure to be a crowd pleaser....
Faculty & Staff Art Exhibit May 1 - August 22
  Opening Reception will be on May 1 from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. in the Sauk Art Gallery. Refreshments will be served in the cafeteria during the lunch hour....
35th Annual Child Fair April 27
  This family friendly event is FREE to attend. ...
Taste & Toast Milwaukee May 30
  “Sample” your way through Milwaukee enjoying local and ethnic fare. From cheese and sausage, to the famous Milwaukee custard – be prepared to bring your appetite! Travelers will receive a Milwaukee gift bag of goodies. Lunch is on your own at the Milwaukee Public Market....
Congratulations, Russ Damhoff!
  Coach Russ Damhoff will be inducted into the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame on May 4, 2019....
Job Fair April 24
  Open to the public, SVCC will hold their annual Jobs/Career Fair ...
TRIO Takes on Medieval Times May 23
  TRIO students are invited for a free trip to Medieval Times ...
Discover the Relaxation Room April 10
  Venture up to the 3rd Floor Learning Commons...
Pizza Party Study Session May 12
  Tutoring help for finals with free pizza! Feed your mind and your body....
Register for Summer & Fall Classes
  For assistance with class planning and registration approval, make an appointment with your Academic Advisor at svcc.edu/appointment or stop by the Student Services Center-First Floor West Mall....
Women in Leadership April 24
  Panel Discussion moderated by 2018-2019 Sauk Student Government Association President, Shianne Warner....