What Students Are Saying
An option you need to know about
Whether it is opening a door for your career, your academic plans or simply for a chat with a faculty member or an advisor, Kishwaukee College opens doors for everyone. You will find a unique open community feeling here. You will experience a spirit of student mentoring from academic degrees to career technical programs. This is the place to find success. Everything from preparing for the new economy to getting the inside track for a academic transfer. Our open door policy is an option you need to know about.
Kishwaukee College is like a home away from home. I have been able to get involved, feel a sense of belonging, make friends, network with professionals, and define my path for success. This personal and educational experience has set me up for a promising future.
Hometown: Aurora, IL
Pursuing A.A. with an emphasis in Communications
I chose Kishwaukee College because of the sense of community. Once I arrived, I was impressed with the faculty and staff’s passion for helping students succeed. Kishwaukee College has prepared me to transfer to SIU-Carbondale with a long list of accomplishments.
Andre Smith Jr.
Hometown: DeKalb, IL
A.A. with an emphasis in Counseling
Attending Kishwaukee College helped me to get back on track academically. Even though I did well on the ACT scores were good, getting into a good four year college seemed impossible. Attending Kish has given me the opportunity to do things right, and get the grades that i need to attend the university of my choice.
Pursuing A.S. with an emphasis in Engineering
I chose Kishwaukee College because I knew that I could not only receive a quality education, but also get involved and work on my soft skills. I have been able to grow and develop as an individual and I am now confident in my abilities to pursue the goals that I have set for myself.
Hometown: Chicago, IL
A.A. with an emphasis in Social Work
I chose Kishwaukee College because it was an affordable option. I have been able to complete my general education requirements and also develop leadership skills through being actively involved on campus as a Student Ambassador.
Hometown: Sycamore, IL
A.S. with an emphasis in Biological Sciences
I chose Kishwaukee College because it was close to home and affordable. Attending Kish has helped me become more confident and independent in my studies and I look forward to what the future brings!
Hometown: DeKalb, IL
A.S. with an Emphasis in Biological Sciences