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! Registering 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

Wednesday 12/6/17 
MRHS step program visit


Thursday 12/7/17
Abingdon-Avon Dental Hygiene visit 


Monday 12/25/17 - Monday 1/1/18 
Carl Sandburg College is closed for staff winter break - enjoy the holiday! 

Tuesday 1/2/18 
Sandburg & Welcome Center open after staff winter break


Tuesday 1/2/18
Sandburg open after winter break - Welcome Center resumes 8am-5pm hours 

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

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


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


Monday February 20
President's Day Open House