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Student Life

There’s more to college life than attending classes and studying for exams. It’s also important to meet new people, explore your interests through clubs and other activities, or even take on a leadership role. That’s why Oakton Community College offers an extraordinarily rich array of opportunities to stay active, healthy, and engaged.

Off Campus
Igniting Interest
3-6 p.m., Mon., Nov. 10, at the Brunswick Bowl in Niles. Join campus leaders and meet new friends. Free bowling and food. by November 3. RSVP to 847.635.1699 or e-mail first and last name, e-mail address, phone number, and shoe size to
Des Plaines, Skokie
Several scholarship opportunities are available to students transferring to a four-year college in fall 2015. Application deadlines vary. Get started now!
Des Plaines, Skokie
Sponsored by the Learning Center. Topics include test-taking, study skills, college-level writing, and time management.

Student Profile

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Laura Stefany Diaz was 16 when she moved here from Colombia. Now she’s on a journey toward a career in teaching.