JJC Romeoville Campus Expansion Opens, More Classes Available This Fall

The Joliet Junior College Romeoville Campus expansion is near completion, and will be open for fall classes on Monday, Aug. 21.

The new building, the first major construction on the college’s Romeoville Campus since it opened in 1993, is adding more than 49,000 square feet to the campus. 

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The building will offer new and enhanced amenities, including:

  • Enrollment services
  • Counseling
  • Financial aid
  • Testing and tutoring
  • Bookstore
  • Cafeteria
  • Laboratories

Another new feature at the Romeoville Campus is that a wider variety of courses will be offered in prime-time hours (8 a.m. to 2 p.m.), as well as early evening courses and accelerated courses (eight weeks vs.16 weeks).

Students will now also be able to complete a full associate of science (A.S.) degree (a transfer degree), entirely at the Romeoville Campus without coming to Main Campus.

Prior to the beginning of the fall semester, Romeoville student services hours are:

Registration/Admissions: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Career Services: Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Disability Services: Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. (Only Monday and Tuesday during the week of Aug. 14)

Academic Skills Center: Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Financial Aid: Monday and Thursday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Tuesday and Wednesday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Friday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

First-Year Experience: Tuesday, 10 am – 1 pm (Individual Appointments) and 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. (New Student Orientation Sessions); Tuesday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (individual appointments during the week of Aug. 14)

Counseling:

  • Summer hours: Monday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Tuesday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Wednesday and Thursday, 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Week of Aug. 14: Monday and Thursday, 8 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.; Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

The Romeoville expansion is part of the college’s master plan, which assesses the college’s space needs every five years as required by the Illinois Community College Board. The college’s master plan steering committee works diligently to assess JJC’s physical learning environment and create a vision for the future of the college.

For more information about the Romeoville Campus, visit: http://www.jjc.edu/romeoville-campus/Pages/default.aspx

 

 

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