A Place to Get Ahead

We take pride in turning your dreams into success

About Kishwaukee College

Kishwaukee College serves students of the Northern Illinois region. Kish is located approximately 60 miles from the heart of Chicago and a five-minute drive from our partner in education, Northern Illinois University.

Mission

At Kishwaukee College, we are passionate about enhancing lives and fulfilling dreams. We provide excellent, innovative, and affordable education in a welcoming environment to learners who can benefit from diverse programs and services.

Vision

Kishwaukee College will be the driving force behind turning student aspirations and community potential into enduring success.

At Kishwaukee College, we are passionate about enhancing lives and fulfilling dreams.

Beyond offering academic and career oriented courses, programs and services, Kishwaukee College is an integral part of our community at large.

 

Kishwaukee College first opened its doors in 1968, offering educational opportunities to students in DeKalb, Sycamore, Rochelle and the many small communities that surround them. 

We are excited about the future of Kishwaukee College and hope you’ll join us to play an integral role in helping us get there.

Athletic excellence has been a common occurrence at Kish, with six National Championships and multiple appearances in the NJCAA Top 25 polls by our collegiate teams.