The Illinois Community College Trustees Association is celebrating 30 years of providing legislative advocacy and educational opportunities for college board members

Since 1970, the Illinois Community College Trustees Association has provided legislative advocacy and educational opportunities for college boards. Even if you're not a trustee, you can join ICCTA as an Associate Member or a Lifetime Member.


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  • Schedule of events
  • Thank you to our meeting sponsors:
         -- Opterra Energy Services
         -- Robbins Schwartz

  • September Board Highlights
  • Sept. 11 Ethics in Higher Education
  • 2016 award deadlines
  • ICCTA honors past leader William Kelley
  • 2015-2016 calendar of events

  • ICCTA's latest Action Alert
  • FY 16 budget presentation
  • Governor's FY16 budget request
  • Baccalaureate degrees and
         Illinois community colleges
  • Lobby Day fact sheets
  • 2015 state legislative agenda
  • 2015 federal legislative priorities
  • List of legislators by college
  • Maps of legislative/college districts

  • Past ICCTA Board Highlights
  • 2015 Community College Act and
         related statutes order form
  • Welcome to the Board handbook
  • ICCTA Bylaws
  • Past ICCTA seminar highlights
  • Best practices in diversity programs
  • Guidelines for board self-evaluation

  • Happy 50th anniversary,
    Illinois community colleges!

    ICCTA president Andrew Bollman (above) joined state lawmakers and education officials on August 12 at Joliet Junior College to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Illinois Public Community College Act. Click here to read President Bollman's comments. In honor of the system's half-century of student success, Gov. Bruce Rauner has issued a proclamation declaring July 15, 2015 - July 15, 2016 as "The Year of the Community College" in Illinois.

    Participants in the August 12 news conference included State Sen. Pat McGuire (above left); Dr. Karen Hunter Anderson, executive director of the Illinois Community College Board; Eric Wilhelmi, president of the Joliet Junior College Student Government Association; State Sen. Michael Hastings; Dr. Debra Daniels, president of Joliet Junior College; and ICCTA president Andrew Bollman.

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