College Visits and Fairs

Oakton welcomes representatives from a variety of four-year colleges and universities throughout the year. Students are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity to connect and gather information.

*To schedule an appointment with DePaul University at the Des Plaines or Skokie Enrollment Center, go to https://connect.depaul.edu/portal/oakton-appointments.  

Des Plaines Campus

Representatives will be on Student Street, next to the cafeteria, unless otherwise noted.  

September 24

  • North Central College, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

September 25

  • Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Eastern Illinois University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

September 26

  • Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) & MSI (Minority Serving Institutions) College Fair, 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
    • Chicago State University
    • East-West University
    • Harris-Stowe State University
    • Lane College
    • Morgan State University
    • Omega Psi Phi Fraternity
    • Paul Quinn College
    • Southern University at New Orleans
    • Xavier University of Louisiana

October 1

  • University of St. Francis, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 2

  • University of Wisconsin Stout, 10 a.m. 1 p.m.

October 3

  • Southern Illinois University, 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

October 4

  • Concordia University Chicago, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 8

  • Aurora University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Governors State University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 9

  • Indiana Tech University, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 10

  • UIC Day at Oakton, 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    • African American Academic Network (AAAN)
    • UIC Honors College
    • UIC Undergraduate Admissions
    • Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG)
    • TRIO
    • College of Applied Health Sciences
    • College of Business Administration
    • College of Education
    • College of Engineering
    • College of Nursing
    • College of Pharmacy
    • College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs (CUPPA)
    • Extended Campus - RN to BSN Program
    • School of Public Health

October 11

  • Dominican University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 15

  • Lake Forest College, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 17

  • Elmhurst College, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Robert Morris University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 22

  • Roosevelt University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 23

  • Southern Illinois University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • University Center of Lake County, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 24

  • Marquette University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 25

  • Major & Career Exploration Fair, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    • DePaul University
    • Elmhurst College
    • Illinois State University
    • Lake Forest College
    • Northeastern Illinois University
    • Northern Illinois University
    • Roosevelt University

October 30

  • Private Illinois College and University Fair, 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 31

  • State University Transfer Day, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    • Chicago State University
    • Eastern Illinois University
    • Governors State University
    • Illinois State University
    • Northeastern Illinois University
    • Northern Illinois University
    • Southern Illinois University Carbondale
    • Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
    • University of Illinois at Chicago
    • University of Illinois Springfield
    • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    • Western Illinois University

November 5

  • Roosevelt University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

November 6

  • Loyola University Chicago, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

November 7

  • National Louis University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Southern Illinois University, 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

November 8

  • Marquette University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Concordia University Chicago, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

November 14

  • Aurora University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

November 19

  • Lake Forest College, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

November 20

  • Elmhurst College, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

November 21

  • University Center of Lake County, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Illinois Institute of Technology, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

November 27

  • Eastern Illinois University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

November 29

  • Northern Illinois University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Robert Morris University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

December 3

  • Eastern Illinois University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

December 4

  • Mini College Fair, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    • Beloit College
    • Butler University
    • Carthage College
    • Indiana Tech University
    • Indiana Wesleyan University
    • Life University
    • Marquette University
    • Northern Michigan University
    • Purdue University Northwest
    • Saint Mary's College (Notre Dame)
    • University of Dayton
    • University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

December 5

  • National Louis University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Aurora University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

December 6

  • Illinois Institute of Technology, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Robert Morris University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

February 6

  • Annual College Fair, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Skokie Campus

Representatives will be in the A100 hallway unless otherwise noted.

September 26

  • Elmhurst College, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

September 27

  • Indiana Tech University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 9

  • Loyola University Chicago, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 16

  • Indiana Tech University, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • National Louis University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 18

  • Dominican University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 23

  • Columbia College Chicago, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 25

  • Aurora University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

November 1

  • Columbia College Chicago, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

November 5

  • Eastern Illinois University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

November 8

  • National Louis University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

November 15

  • Mini College Fair, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    • Butler University
    • Carthage College
    • Indiana Wesleyan University
    • Northern Michigan University
    • Purdue University Northwest
    • Saint Mary's College (Notre Dame)
    • University of Cincinnati
    • University of Dayton
    • University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
    • University of Wisconsin - Platteville

November 21

  • Illinois Institute of Technology, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Dominican University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

November 27

  • Aurora University, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

November 29

  • North Central College, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.