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College Bound Trips

Memorial Park

June 3rd, July 13th, & July 27th

This Summer, the Blue Island Park District will be hosting a series of day trips to a handful of in-state colleges and universities.  These trips are designed to provide college bound students with a first hand experience of the expectations and amenities that colleges have to offer. Each trip will provide a tour of campus by either an alumni or trained tour guide. Fees include transportation, and, lunch (unless otherwise stated).

Roosevelt University

June 3rd – Registration Deadline May 9th

Roosevelt’s University in Chicago, IL offers a variety of programs and services specifically designed to help students. This college offers 116 degree programs and 70 undergrad majors and pre-professional programs. Your visit includes a presentation about the university, tour of the academic and residential space, as well as the historic Auditorium Building. Fee includes lunch, transportation, and tour.

Min/Max:             5/10 passangers
Date:                      Friday, June 3rd
Ages:                     Highschool Juniors and Seniors
Pick Up Location:              Memorial Park, 12804 S. Highland Ave. Blue Island
Price:                     Resident $15| Non-resident $25

Code                     Date                                      Time         
230304-03        June 3rd                           11:30am – 4:00pm

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Northern Illinois University

June 22nd – Registration Deadline May 27th

Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois offers a full range of academic options including a college of engineering, education, business, and visual arts. NIU offers 4 years degrees, on campus housing and over 300 students organizations. This tour will focus on campus life, campus amenities, expected living costs, and tips for survival in a large campus environment. Fee includes lunch, transportation, and tour.

Min/Max:            5/10 passangers
Date:                     Wednesday, June 22nd
Ages:                     High school Juniors and Seniors
Pick Up Location:              Memorial Park, 12804 S. Highland Ave. Blue Island
Price:                     Resident $15| Non-resident $25

Code                         Date                                       Time         
230304-04            June 3rd                           10:00am – 6:45pm

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DePaul University

July 13th – Registration Deadline June 17th

DePaul University is a private university in Chicago, Illinois. All prospective undergraduate students are invited for a one-day overview of everything DePaul has to offer. Guests will go on a campus tour, talk with representatives from admission, financial aid, housing services and more. Fee includes lunch, transportation, and tour.

Min/Max:            5/10 passangers
Date:                     Wednesday, July 13th
Ages:                     High school Juniors and Seniors
Pick Up Location:              Memorial Park, 12804 S. Highland Ave. Blue Island
Price:                     Resident $15| Non-resident $25

Code                          Date                                      Time         
230304-01               July 13th                         10:45am – 3:30pm

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Moraine Valley

July 27th – Registration Deadline June 1st

Moraine Valley Community College offers 146 degree and certificate programs. Moraine Valley is a great option for first time college students due to the countless resources it provides at a local level. Guests will go on a campus tour, talk with representatives from admission, financial aid, and more. Fee includes lunch, transportation, and tour.

Min/Max:            5/10 passangers
Date:                     Wednesday, July 27th
Ages:                     High school Juniors and Seniors
Pick Up Location:              Memorial Park, 12804 S. Highland Ave. Blue Island
Price:                     Resident $15| Non-resident $25

Code                           Date                                  Time         
230304-02              July 27th                        9:45am – 1:45pm

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