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Outreach Activities Calendar

Last updated on December 18, 2018

The primary goal of ISAC's outreach efforts is to help families navigate the steps of the college admission and financial aid processes. We offer or participate in a number of college fairs, financial aid nights and FAFSA® completion workshops, and college admission workshops. Check out the list of events in Illinois for the one nearest you. All events listed are open to the public. If you don’t see an event in your area and would like assistance from an ISACorps member with the college-going or financial aid process, find your local representative here.

If you are planning to attend a FAFSA Completion Workshop, check out What to Bring to a FAFSA® Completion Workshop before you go!

All events in Illinois, unless otherwise indicated.  

If you are a counselor or at an organization that would like additional information on how we can assist you with a college application or financial aid event, please complete a Request for ISAC Outreach Activities Form or send us an e-mail to isac.outreach@illinois.gov.

Date/
Time
EventLocationAddress/CityContact Information
(if applicable)
12/18/2018
10 AM-1 PM
FAFSA Completion Workshop College of DuPage 725 Fawell Blvd, Glen Ellyn Elizabeth Gomez De La Casa
gomezdelacasae@cod.edu
12/18/2018
6-7:30 PM
FAFSA Completion Workshop East Village Youth Program 3643 W, Chicago Lia Fulks
lia_fulks@yahoo.com
586.855.1025
12/20/2018
4:30-6:30 PM
FAFSA Completion Workshop Bogan High School 3939 W 79th St, Chicago Megan Franklin
College & Career Coach
mswilliams26@cps.edu
312.859.7827
1/16/2019
4-6 PM
FAFSA Completion Workshop (SPAN) University Center of Lake County Grayslake Campus 1200 University Center Drive, Grayslake Myra Gaytan-Morales
mgaytan@ucenter.org
1/16/2019
6-7 PM
Information Table Peotone High School 605 W. North Street, Peotone Nichole Schultz
nschultz@peotoneschools.org
708.899.7895
1/16/2019
7-8 PM
Finding and applying for scholarships Messenger Public Library 113 Oak Street, North Aurora Rebecca Herwaldt
rherwaldt@messengerpl.org
1/17/2019
4:30-6 PM
Finding and applying for scholarships (SPAN) Burnham Elementary School 1630 S 59th Street, Cicero
1/21/2019
6:30-8 PM
College 101 presentation Midlothian Public Library 14701 S Kenton, Midlothian Stuart Kerr
skerr@midlothianlibrary.org
708.535.2027
1/24/2019
7-8 PM
Managing college costs Batavia Public Library 10 S. Batavia Ave, Batavia Christine Edison
Adult Librarian Director
cedison@bataviapubliclibrary.org
2/11/2019
5-7 PM
FAFSA Completion Workshop Aurora (Santori) Public Library 101 S River Street, Aurora Stephanie Brandwein
stephanie@aurorapubliclibrary.org
630.264.4284
2/20/2019
8:30-9:30 AM
Finding and applying for scholarships Waukegan High School (Washington Campus) 1011 Washington St, Waukegan Minerva Cruz
mcruz@wps60.org
2/20/2019
6:30-8 PM
Financial Aid Presentation Highland Park High School 433 Vine Ave, Highland Park Aliza Gilbert
College Counselor
agilbert@dist113.org
224.765.2055
2/21/2019
6-7 PM
College 101 Presentation Geneva Public Library 127 James St, Geneva Martha Sullivan
msullivan@gpld.org
630.313.1007
2/24/2019
1:30-3:30 PM
Information Table Southwestern Illinois College 2500 Carlyle Ave, Belleville
2/27/2019
6-7 PM
Managing College Costs Stevenson High School 1 Stevenson Dr, Lincolnshire Donte Wilkins
Program Manager
dwilkins@d125.org
847.415.4469
2/28/2019
7-8 PM
Award Letter Workshop Arlington Heights Public Library 500 North Dunton Avenue, Arlington Evan Mather
Teen Librarian
emather@ahml.info
847.506.2679
2/28/2019
7-8 PM
College 101 presentation Batavia Public Library 10 S. Batavia Ave, Batavia Christine Edison
Adult Librarian Director
cedison@bataviapubliclibrary.org
3/4/2019
6:30-7:30 PM
College 101 presentation Plano Public Library 15 W North St, Plano Jeanne Valentine
Adult Services Manager
jvalentine@planolibrart.info
3/7/2019
9:30-11 AM
Information Table Illinois College 1101 W College Avenue, Jacksonville
3/7/2019
6-8:30 PM
Information Table Warren Township High School (Almond Road Campus) 34090 Almond Rd, Gurnee Heather Ecklund
hecklund@wths.net
3/11/2019
5:30-7 PM
Award letter workshop Aurora (Santori) Public Library 101 S River Street, Aurora Stephanie Brandwein
stephanie@aurorapubliclibrary.org
630.264.4284
3/12/2019
8-9 AM
College 101 presentation Waukegan Public Library 128 North County Street, Waukegan Jeanie Reseniz
jeanieresendiz@waukeganpl.info
3/12/2019
5-6 PM
Information Table Waukegan Public Library 128 North County Street, Waukegan Jeanie Reseniz
jeanieresendiz@waukeganpl.info
3/12/2019
6:30-8 PM
Information Table Lewis University 1 University Parkway, Romeoville
3/13/2019
5:30-7 PM
Information Table DePaul University - Lincoln Park 2320 N Kenmore Ave, Levan 110, Chicago
3/13/2019
6-8 PM
College 101 Presentation Peotone High School 605 W. North Street, Peotone Nichole Schultz
nschultz@peotoneschools.org
708.899.7895
3/14/2019
6-8 PM
Information Table College of Lake County 19351 W Washington St, Grayslake
3/18/2019
6-8 PM
Information Table North Central College 30 North Brainard St, Naperville
3/19/2019
6-8 PM
Information Table College of Lake County 19351 W Washington St, Grayslake
3/19/2019
6:30-8:30 PM
Information Table Niles West High School 5701 Oakton St, Skokie
3/20/2019
8:30-9:30 AM
Managing college costs Waukegan High School (Washington Campus) 1011 Washington St, Waukegan Minerva Cruz
mcruz@wps60.org
3/20/2019
6-7 PM
Early College Awareness presentation Stevenson High School 1 Stevenson Dr, Lincolnshire Donte Wilkins
Program Manager
dwilkins@d125.org
847.415.4469
3/21/2019
5-8 PM
Award letter workshop Cristo Rey High School 1852 W 22nd Place, Chicago Beth Kanic
bethkanic@cristoreystmartin.org
3/28/2019
6:30-8:30 PM
Award letter workshop Batavia Public Library 10 S. Batavia Ave, Batavia Christine Edison
Adult Librarian Director
cedison@bataviapubliclibrary.org
4/3/2019
6-8 PM
Information Table Moraine Valley Community College 9000 W College Pkwy, Palos Hills
4/4/2019
6-8 PM
Information Table Geneva Community High School 416 McKinley Ave, Geneva
4/8/2019
6-7 PM
Finding and applying for scholarships Aurora (Santori) Public Library 101 S River Street, Aurora Stephanie Brandwein
stephanie@aurorapubliclibrary.org
630.264.4284
4/8/2019
6-8 PM
Information Table Barrington High School 616 W Main St, Barrington
4/10/2019
6-8 PM
Information Table Lyons Township High School 100 S Brainard Ave, La Grange
4/11/2019
5-8:30 PM
Award letter workshop Cristo Rey High School 1852 W 22nd Place, Chicago Beth Kanic
bethkanic@cristoreystmartin.org
4/11/2019
6:30-8:30 PM
Information Table Glenbrook North High School 2300 Shermer Road, Northbrook
4/11/2019
7:30-8:30 PM
Financial Aid Presentation Ecxel Beyond 211 1750 S Roselle Rd, Palatine Sue Quinlan
Vice President
susan.1.quinlan@gmail.com
847.209.0378
4/13/2019
2:30-3:30 PM
Breaking down college applications Waukegan Public Library 128 North County Street, Waukegan Jeanie Reseniz
jeanieresendiz@waukeganpl.info
4/15/2019
6-7 PM
Breaking down college applications Aurora Public Library - Eola Branch 555 S Eola Rd, Aurora Flannery Crump
flannery@aurorapubliclibrary.org
630.264.3417
4/15/2019
6-8 PM
Information Table Huntley High School 13719 Harmony Rd, Huntley
4/17/2019
5-6 PM
Financial Aid Presentation Waukegan High School (Washington Campus) 1011 Washington St, Waukegan Minerva Cruz
mcruz@wps60.org
4/17/2019
6-7 PM
Early College Awareness presentation Stevenson High School 1 Stevenson Dr, Lincolnshire Donte Wilkins
Program Manager
dwilkins@d125.org
847.415.4469
4/23/2019
7-8 PM
Early College Awareness presentation (SPAN) Arlington Heights Public Library 500 North Dunton Avenue Evan Mather
Teen Librarian
emather@ahml.info
847.506.2679
4/24/2019
6-8 PM
Information Table Hinsdale Central High School 5500 S Grant St, Hinsdale
4/29/2019
6-7 PM
Financial Aid Presentation Aurora (Santori) Public Library 101 S River Street, Aurora Stephanie Brandwein
stephanie@aurorapubliclibrary.org
630.264.4284
5/6/2019
6-7 PM
Financial Aid Presentation Aurora Public Library - Eola Branch 555 S Eola Rd, Aurora Flannery Crump
flannery@aurorapubliclibrary.org
630.264.3417
5/8/2019
6-7 PM
Preparing for college Waukegan High School (Washington Campus) 1011 Washington St, Waukegan Minerva Cruz
mcruz@wps60.org
5/9/2019
7-8:30 PM
Preparing for college Arlington Heights Public Library 500 North Dunton Avenue Evan Mather
Teen Librarian
emather@ahml.info
847.506.2679
5/13/2019
6-6:30 PM
Preparing for college Aurora (Santori) Public Library 101 S River Street, Aurora Stephanie Brandwein
stephanie@aurorapubliclibrary.org
630.264.4284