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Register for Adult Education Classes

Registration Process:

  1.  Fill out a registration card in Room 135  (Larry McKeon Building)
    • Hours: Monday -Thursday 9:00 am - 6:30 pm  & Friday 9am-12pm

    • Please bring proof that you live in Illinois*

  2. Take a placement test  

    • GED® in English: take the TABE test in Room 136 (Please bring picture ID)

    • ESL, Citizenship, and GED® in Spanish - get a testing appointment in Room 2424

  3. Register
    • Get a registration and orientation appointment in Room 2424 (main campus building)

*Proof of residency - accepted documents:

  • State of Illinois I.D. or driver's license
  • Matricula Consular
  • US Mail


CCC Adult Education Offices:




  • Students must live in Illinois and show proof of residency.
  • Students do NOT need a social security number.
  • Students must be at least 18 years old in order to enroll in adult education classes. However, 16 and 17 year-olds may register with an official release letter certifying that they are no longer attending high school.
  • Students who have F1, F2, H1, J1, or J2 visas are not eligible to enroll in adult education classes, nor are students who are short-term visitors to the U.S.


​Adult Education classes are free according to the rules of the Illinois Community College Board (ICCB).



​Adults in need of basic skills education, GED preparation courses, and English as a Second Language courses. See eligibility requirements above for more information.

Contact Information

(773) 907-4350
(773) 907-4364
1145 W. Wilson Avenue
Room 2424
Chicago, IL 60640
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