• Dedicated to College Access

    Working with college access professionals at institutions and organizations, the Illinois College Access Network strives to improve postsecondary access and success for low income, first generation students.

Save the Dates and Calls for Proposals

2023 Illinois Postsecondary and Career Expectations (PaCE) Symposium

– the second annual symposium is taking place in-person on April 20th in Springfield, IL. To learn more about the event and to submit a proposal to present (due February 14th), please visit the symposium webpage.

2023 College Changes Everything® (CCE) Conference

– the 13th annual conference is taking place in-person on July 13th in Tinley Park, IL. To learn more about the event and to submit a proposal to present (due March 3rd), please visit the conference webpage.

ISACorps Recruitment

– Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) is looking for recent college graduates who are passionate about public service and giving back to the community to join the Illinois Student Assistance Corps (ISACorps). All majors are welcome and positions are available across the state of Illinois. If you know any recent college graduates interested in a public service career helping the next generation on their path to higher education, please share this website for them to learn more: www.isac.org/JointheISACorps.

Upcoming Events

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ISAC Professional Development Webinars

ISAC’s Division of Capacity Development and Training offers professional development opportunities throughout Illinois for counselors, mentors, college-access professionals, and community partners who are assisting students with the college-going and financial aid process.