Connect with recent graduates in your community who can answer your questions about the upcoming school year through ISACorps.


Learn about available programs to pay for college.


Discover which Illinois colleges best fit your educational priorities and career goals.

Find Your Navigator

Benefits Navigators are here to help you find the benefit programs and resources you need to stay the course with your studies.

Find Your House Liaison

HOUSE Liaisons are at each college campus to provide assistance and resources to housing insecure students.

Find Your Undocumented Student Liaison

Undocumented Student Liaisons will help you get access to financial aid and provide the academic support you need to be successful.

Why Stay the Course?

Regardless of what or how they chose to study, earning post-secondary credentials is CRITICAL TO THE PERSONAL & PROFESSIONAL SUCCESS of Illinois students.


Almost all of the new jobs created since the 2008 recession require some kind of CREDENTIAL BEYOND HIGH SCHOOL.


A significant percentage of students who take gap years NEVER COMPLETE COLLEGE, and that is especially true of low-income students, rural students and students of color.