Sauk Valley Community College

an institution of higher education that provides quality learning opportunities to meet the diverse needs of its students and community

New Personal/Professional Development Student

  1. Fill out the Student Information Form

    Log in to SOAR then click on "Apply to Sauk". Call 815-835-6273 for more information.
  2. Placement Test / Counseling

    Students wishing to register for any English course, math course, or any other college course requiring a specific language arts (English) co-requisite or pre-requisite, must complete a placement test and meet with a counselor for course approval. Contact the Counseling Office (815-835-6354) to determine if testing is necessary. 
  3. Register for Classes

    Register for courses through the Office of Admissions and Records during specified dates and times. Students can register on campus via Internet (SOAR: Sauk Online Access to Records), telephone, fax or mail.
  4. Pay Tuition & Fees

    Pay tuition & fees for your courses in the Business Office (815-835-6267). Forms of payment include cash, check, credit card or apply for the deferred payment plan. Students who register early have until a designated date to pay. After this date, tuition and fees are due on the day you register for classes.
  5. Get the things you need

    Visit the SVCC Bookstore to buy your books, supplies and other items to get your semester off to a great start.