Young students participating in Kids' College workshop at ECC.

Camps & classes offered all year-round!

Kids' College classes are offered for children and teens ages 6 to 15. Fall and Spring Kids' College classes are offered after school and on the weekends. Our summer day camps are offered Monday through Thursday during the typical summer recess. Current offerings use online delivery for courses, including live instruction via Zoom® or other platforms, or they might include a subscription to the instruction delivered weekly. ECC has a partnership with several vendors to provide instruction.

The ECC Foundation maintains a Kids' College Scholarship Fund that provides partial payments towards Kids' College courses. Funds availability is determined each year. Please get in touch with the continuing education department for more information.

Registration Steps

  1. Browse class offerings and select classes.
  2. Register and pay for classes.
  3. Complete the approved waiver: You may bring these completed forms on the first day of class or email them to
  4. Determine if you qualify for a scholarship. A limited number of scholarships are available for this program through the. For information, guidelines, and a form, call 847-214-7123.

Kids’ College Class Listing

Check our registration page often for updates. We'll add more classes as they become available.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Camps

Find out more information about Virtual STEM Camps at Elgin Community College powered by Black Rocket.

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