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To register for a class with a prerequisite that you have met at another college or university, you must submit proof (in the form of an official or unofficial transcript or a grade report) to the Enrollment Center. For more information, see Transcripts.

If you have not taken an English or math course at another college or university, you will need to take Oakton's placements tests before registering for math or English courses at Oakton. If you live out of the district and are unable to come to campus for aplacement test, please contact the Alternative Education office at or 847-635-1971 for further information.

Faculty Profile

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Psychology instructor, Shelley Cohen, encourages and motivates students to be the best they can be.



November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 18
Registration opens for spring 2016 semester.

November 26, 27
Thanksgiving Recess. College closed.

November 28, 29
Thanksgiving Recess. No classes, College open. (Most offices closed.)

December 24 - January 3
College closed.

January 11
Faculty return for spring 2016 semester.

January 15
Winterim classes end.

January 18
Martin Luther King holiday. College closed.

January 19
Spring 2016 semester classes begin.

January 20
Winterim faculty grading due.

Full Academic Calendar