Resources for Current Students

At Oakton, we're committed to bringing you fair and equitable access to an affordable, quality education. As part of that commitment, we offer current students access to a number of valuable resources to ensure their personal, academic and professional success. Use the links below to access student services, academic resources and student life information.

Student Services

Academic Advising

Speak to an advisor on a number of subjects, including transfer information, graduation requirements, academic planning and more.

Access and Disability Resource Center

Students with documented disabilities may seek a range of accommodations, including sign language interpreters, extended testing time, adaptive equipment and much more.

Career Services

Enhance your educational experience with our wide array of career services, including career counseling, internships, apprenticeships and student jobs on campus.

Financial Aid

Apply for financial assistance, grants, loans and scholarships with help from Oakton's Financial Assistance Team.


Access your student records, register for classes online, add or drop classes, view grades, request unofficial transcripts and more on Oakton's student portal.

Public Safety

Find information about our police department, emergency information and more here.

Register for Classes

Search and register for classes, add and drop courses from your schedule, view your registration status and more.

Title VI

Learn about your rights under Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act and how Oakton acts to promote a diverse, healthy and positive environment that is equitable and inclusive for all students.

Title IX

Learn about Title IX and your rights and protections under this federal law.

Tuition and Fees

Review important information regarding your tuition and fees, including payment methods, deadlines and more.

Academic Resources

Academic Calendar

Stay ahead of important deadlines like class registration and withdrawal by regularly consulting our academic calendar.


Purchase textbooks, school supplies, Oakton-themed gifts and more at the Oakton Bookstore, with locations on the Des Plaines and Skokie campuses.

Course Listings

Browse available courses and find class schedules for information like course descriptions, course fees and required textbooks.

Learning Center

Stay on top of your studies with one-on-one tutoring, study skills workshops and co-curricular programs offered at the Learning Center, with locations on both Des Plaines and Skokie campuses.


Find books and articles, consult a librarian, attend workshops and events, and so much more at the Oakton Library, with locations on the Des Plaines and Skokie campuses.

Technology Resources

Get assistance with all of your technology needs, including student logins, email and myOakton access, online learning and more. You can also learn about how we loan Mobile WiFi hotspots and Chromebooks to students in need.

Testing Services

Take English and math placement tests, as well as program-specific exams like the HESI A2 Entrance exam for Nursing. See which tests you must take and how to schedule them here.

Student Life

Arts at Oakton

From our Performing Arts Center and Koehnline Museum of Art to the Chicago Writers Series and our very own Music Department, the arts are alive and well at Oakton!


Join an intercollegiate sports team, play at the intramural level or get in shape on your own at our Fitness Center. Oakton offers you plenty of ways to get involved with college athletics.

Center for Campus Inclusion and Diversity

These programs are designed to represent the needs and concerns of historically marginalized student populations and provide access to opportunities through programs, services and resources related to equity, diversity and inclusion.


Make new friends and share interests with your fellow students in one of our student-run clubs, or better yet, start your own club!


Apply for graduation, view important graduation deadlines and more.

Health and Wellness

Keep your mind and body healthy with our wide array of health services, fitness programs and individual counseling programs.