Recruitment Events


Explore Sandburg! is an opportunity for students and parents to find out just what Sandburg has to offer. From academic programs, to student services and  even a tour of campus will be offered at the open house. Upon conclusion of the program, staff will be available to help with Sandburg applications, FAFSA and scholarship applications. Computer labs have been reserved for hands on help. 

Questions?  Give the Welcome Center a call @ 309.345.3500, or email

Click Here to register for an event on Campus! Registrering requires you to create an account, it only takes a few minutes! 

Future Explore Sandburg! open house events.

  • Monday February 19, 2018 


President's Day Explore Sandburg 2017

Tuesday November 7th, 8:55 - 10:15am
QCMP - Leadership Youth Conference 
Scott Community College 
Bettendorf, IA 


Wednesday November 8th, 8:30 - 11:30am
GHS Promise Day
Galesburg High School Seniors
Fill out Apps, Foundation Scholarship Apps, FAFSA 


Thursday November 9th, 7:15am-8am, and 3:30-4:15pm
Dual Credit Parent Meeting 
Farmington High School


Friday November 10th, 10am - Noon 
Explore Sandburg! Open House 
Carl Sandburg College, Building B
(must sign-up for an acct to register) 


Friday November 17th, 8:00am-noon

 Spoon River College Career Day 


Thursday 11/23 thru Sunday 11/26
College Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday 


Monday 11/27 
Classes Resume after Thanksgiving Holiday 


Monday 12/25/17 - Monday 1/1/18 
Carl Sandburg College is closed for staaff winter break

Tuesday 1/2/18 
Sandburg open after staff winter break


Tuesday 1/2/18
Sandburg open after staff winter break 

Friday 1/5/18
Welcome Center is closed for staff retreat day. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Monday 1/15/18 
Sandurg College Closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr Day


Tuesday 1/16/18
First day of Spring 2018 semester