IVCC Ottawa Center

321 West Main Street, Ottawa IL 61350   

Walk-in counseling is available at the Ottawa Center on Wednesdays.
Please call 815-224-0800 before you arrive to assure availability.


Monday - Thursday, 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Ottawa Center students Beth Johnson and Antonio Navarro.

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Questions?  Call us at
(815) 224-0800 or (815) 431-8058 
or by fax at (815) 224-0819

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IVCC is now serving the eastern region of the district with a full-service center in downtown Ottawa. 

Discover the Advantages:

  • General education courses you need for university transfer.
  • Thousands of dollars of savings in tuition and living expenses.
  • Time and money saved with a shorter commute.
  • Flexible hours with morning, afternoon and evening classes.
  • Quality instruction from experienced faculty.
  • Vibrant downtown setting.

Services Available On-Site

  •  Admissions 
  •  Assessment Center*
  •  Disability Services*
  •  Financial Aid *
  •  Open Computer Lab* 
  •  Registration
  •  Tutoring  
  •  Useful Links 
  •  Walk-in Counseling  *
  •  Writing Center 
  • *Limited Availability

Student Services Schedule

Fall 2015 Assessment Center Hours

Tuesday     3:00 PM -  7:00 PM   (with Placement Testing at 4:30 PM)
9:00 AM -  12:30 PM
  (with Placement Testing at 9:30 AM)
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
(with Placement Testing at 1:00 PM)
Assessment Center Hours

Counseling Services

Please contact (815) 224-0800 to schedule an appointment. 

Disability Services

By appointment - please call Tina Hardy (815) 224-0284 

Financial Aid Services

Please call for availability.

Open Computer Lab

Room 124

Monday - Thursday 
7:00 AM - 9:45 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open Computer Lab


Fall 2015 Writing Center Hours - Room 117

9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Wednesday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM  and 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Thursday 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fall 2015 Writing Center Hours - Room 125

Sign up for an appointment at the front desk or call (815) 224-0800.


 What classes can I take at the Ottawa Center?  

Students will be able to complete all or most general education courses at the facility such as mathematics, english, art, music, and psychology. In addition, allied health, a full CNA program, continuing education courses, GED, ESL, and citizenship classes will be offered. (815) 224-0800 

How can I register for classes at the new Ottawa Center?

Register for Ottawa classes online through WebAdvisor, in-person at Ottawa Center during our office hours, or at IVCC's main campus.

Online registration requires a WebAdvisor account. To create your account, or log-in, go to  www.ivcc.edu/webadvisor

If you need assistance with WebAdvisor, please contact the Learning Commons at 815-224-0318.

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