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College is an exciting time for the whole family.

As the parent or family member of an ECC student, you’re an essential part of the ECC community. This page is designed to help you learn about the admissions process, things you can do right now as you prepare for college, details about student programs, and financial aid.

ECC is a great place for you and your kids!

Getting Started at ECC

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Parent/Family Orientation

New college students who have the support of their parents and/or families are more likely to succeed. We invite you to attend a parent/family orientation session to learn important details that will help you support your college student. To reserve your place, call 847-214-7385.

Want help getting started on your student's college planning?

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Spartan Virtual Admission Presentation

Anyone considering attending ECC is invited to sign up for our new virtual admission presentation. In the admission presentation, you will learn about our academic programs and services as well as talk with our recruitment coordinators. You must sign up in advance to receive the Zoom meeting code.

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