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Recruitment Events

Columbus Day Explore Sandburg! 
Monday October 9th - 10am - Noon (check-in begins @ 945am) 
Carl Sandburg College - Welcome Center 

We ask that you please register in advance for our Explore Sandburg Open House Events. You will be asked to create an account prior to registering for an event on campus.  

Our next Explore Sandburg is on Columbus Day - October 9, 2017. The link below will take you to our registration pages!  Questions?  Give the Welcome Center a call @ 309.345.3500, or email

Please 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:

  • Friday November 10, 2017 
  • Monday February 19, 2018 


President's Day Explore Sandburg 2017

Monday Sept 11th - 12:00 - 1:00pm
Warsaw High School

Wednesday Sept 13th - 6:00pm
United High School : Financial aid night/college night


Thursday Sept 14th - 6:00-7:30pm
WIU College Fair 
1001 W. University Dr. 
Macomb, IL 61455


Monday Sept 18th - 10-11am

Williamsfield High School 


Tuesday Sept 19th 6:00-7:30pm

Knoxville High School, College 101 night


Tuesday Sept 19th 11:00am - 12:00pm

Knoxville High School 


Wednesday Sept 20th 8:30-10:00am

 Illini West High School 

Wednesday Sept 20th 11:30am-10:30pm
Hamilton High School


Thursday Sept 21st 8:15-8:45am
West Prairie High School 


Thursday Sept 21st  1030am -1230pm

West Central High School


Monday Sept 25th Noon-1230pm
 ISU High School Counselors Articulation


Tuesday Sept 26th 8:00am - 9:00am

Farmington High School 


Tuesday Sept 26th 11:00am - Noon

Alwood High School 


Wednesday Sept 27th 10 - 11am
Galesburg High School 


Thursday Sept 28th 8:30 - 9:00am
Monmouth Roseville High School


Thursday Sept 28th, 5:00 - 7:00pm 
Black Hawk College Fair 
6600 34th St.
Moline, IL 61265



Monday October 2nd, 6:00-7:30pm
Sandburg College Fair 
2400 Tom L Wilson Blvd.
Galesburg, IL 61401


Tuesday October 3rd 2:00-3:30pm

ROWVA High School


Tuesday October 3rd, 5:30-7:00pm 
Sandburg College - Hamilton College Fair
Hamilton High School 


Wednesday October 4th, 8:00-9:00am
Rushville High School


Thuesday October 5th, 1130am-1230pm

Cambridge High School


Monday October 9th, 10 - Noon 
Explore Sandburg! Open House 
Carl Sandburg College, Building B
(must sign up for an acct to register) 


Tuesday October 10th, 5:30-7:00pm 
Greater McClean County College Fair 
Illinois State University 
400 W. Locust St.
Normal, IL 


Carl Sandburg College CLOSED
Friday October 13th, 2017 


Wednesday October 18th, 6:00-7:30pm 
Quincy Area College Fair
Quincy College
1800 College Ave. 
Quincy, IL 62301


Sunday October 20th - 9:50-10:25am

Southeastern Community College Career Day 


Wednesday October 25th, 4:00-6:00pm

Rushville Hgh School College Fair



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 


Friday November 17th, 8:00am-noon

 Spoon River College Career Day