IVCC Ottawa Center

321 West Main Street, Ottawa IL 61350

Counseling Hours at the Ottawa Center
Call 815-224-0800 to find out about walk-in days or to schedule an appointment.

Transfer Academy

  • Get your IAI in 4 semesters!  Leave IVCC with a core general education package. 
  • Continue on with IVCC and complete your major requirements or transfer to a university with the official notation on your transcript that your general education courses are complete. 
  • Current dual credit discounted rate for all courses designated as part of the Transfer Academy. 
  • Students must be a high school junior or senior to enroll in the Transfer Academy and at least 16 years old.


Building Hours 
Monday - Thursday 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday 7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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


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 

Student Services Schedule

Assessment Center Hours

2:00 PM -  7:00 PM
(with Placement Testing at 4:30 PM)

9:00 AM -  2:00 PM
(with Placement Testing at 9:30 AM)

11:00 AM - 4 PM
(with Placement Testing at 1 PM)

Counseling Services

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

Disability Services

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

Financial Aid Services

By appointment only.

Open Computer Lab

Room 124

7:00 AM - 9:45 PM

7:00 AM - 4:15 PM


Spring 2019 Math Tutoring Hours 

Monday/Wednesday 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Friday 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

No appointment necessary.

Spring 2019 Writing Center Hours 

Monday: 10-1 and 5:30-8

Tuesday: 2:30-5

Wednesday: 10-1

Thursday: 2:30-5

Friday: 8:30-11

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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