About Us

Waubonsee is not your average community college — and that’s how we like it.

We take pride in exceeding expectations, offering a top education to all students willing to work hard for their dreams. Waubonsee has top-ranked academic programs, a dynamic student population, a breadth of services and resources, and a growing campus network — all of which mean a richer college experience for you.

Who We Are

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Since 1966, Waubonsee has been a center of pride and progress for the residents and businesses of the Fox Valley and District 516.Read more.
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In addition to our Sugar Grove Campus, we have campuses in downtown Aurora, adjacent to the Rush-Copley Medical Center and now Plano!Read more.
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Above all else, Waubonsee remains committed to knowledge and opportunity for all area residents.Read more.
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Our dedicated board of trustees and staff celebrate more than four decades of service to our students and community.Read more.

What We Offer

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With Waubonsee, you can get a start on your bachelor’s degree, achieve your career goals, pursue a new interest or brush up on your basic skills.Read more.
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Waubonsee’s renowned Athletics Department is comprised of student-athletes focused on excellence — in their studies and their sport.Read more.
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Waubonsee learning goes beyond academics through our wide variety of student clubs, activities, organizations and events.Read more.
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To help district residents affected by the current economic climate, we have launched the Brighter Futures initiative.Read more.