Future Students

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“Sauk makes it possible, YOU make it happen!"

Let us show you how! Whatever your educational aspirations are, we can show you how to get started.  Explore Sauk from home!

Sauk Valley Community College offers 37 transfer degrees, 18 career-technical degrees, and 34 certificates.

Sauk Valley Community College provides an “open enrollment” policy and we are here to provide educational support to persons of all ages. Your first step is to determine how we can assist you.


Sarah Partington
Coordinator of Student Recruitment and Impact Program


Thank you for contacting SVCC’s Office of Student Recruitment. 

Office hours are:

Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Friday 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Sarah Partington, Coordinator of Student Recruitment and Impact Program, can be reached via email at sarah.h.partington@svcc.edu or 815/835-6266. Contact us to set up a Google Meeting or on-campus visit to learn more about Sauk Valley Community College.

Are you...

You may Already have College Credit!

Did you know that there are other ways to earn college credit? Students enrolled at Sauk may earn credits based on prior experience in the following ways:

  • Armed service experience
  • Evaluation (certifies knowledge gained through work experience, technical/vocational training, and other learning experiences)
  • Proficiency examination
  • CLEP (College Level Examination Program) and Dantes tests
  • Advanced Placement Examination program
  • Credit by certification, license or registry

For more information, contact an advisor or the appropriate dean.

Refer to  College Navigator (National Center for Educational Statistics) for important information about Sauk Valley Community College.