Register for Summer Campus Visits at Carl Sandburg College

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Carl Sandburg College will hold summer campus visits July 18, July 25 and Aug. 1 on the Main Campus in Galesburg, 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd.

Each campus visit begins with check-in and continental breakfast at 8:45 a.m in Building B and includes a campus tour,informational session and student panel. Reserve your spot today by contacting the Admissions Office at 309.341.5237 or

Register now for the 2012 fall semester at Sandburg. In-district and online student tuition for Sandburg is $138 per credit hour. One year of tuition at Sandburg can help you save more than $6,000 over attending a four-year public college and more than $26,000 over attending a four-year private college. Online registration for the fall semester ends at midnight Aug. 19 and classes begin Aug. 20. Visit to apply for admission today.

Sandburg ranked among the top 10 percent nationally in lowest average net price for two-year public colleges during the 2009-2010 academic year, according to a June report by the U.S. Department of Education. Sandburg’s average net price of $3,338 for in-district students was nearly half the national average, according to the report. The report said the national average to attend a two-year public institution was $6,485 and that 74 percent of full-time first-year students received scholarships and grant aid.