Steps to Apply for Dual Credit Grads

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Dual Credit students graduating from high school who wish to continue their studies at Parkland need to submit a new admissions application as a degree seeking student. Please follow the steps below and give us a call at 217/351-2482 if you have any questions.

Step 1: Submit an application
  • Online
    Complete and submit an online application.
  • Or by mail or fax
    Please type or print this application form and mail it to Admissions and Records, Parkland College, 2400 West Bradley Avenue, Champaign, IL 61821-1899 or fax it to 217/353-2640.
  • Or in person
    Stop by the Office of Admissions and Records (A167; 217/351-2208) to complete an application form.
Indicate Degree-Seeking on the "Applying As" section of the application.
>> Note: If you are planning on applying for financial aid, do it now at Parkland College's school code is 007118. Check for general scholarships at and our Parkland Scholarships. For more on the types of aid available and how to apply for them, visit the Financial Aid web site.

Step 2: Transcripts
Contact your high school and any college you have attended and have them send an official copy of your transcripts or GED scores to: Parkland College, Admissions and Records, 2400 West Bradley Ave., Champaign, IL 61821.

Step 3: Assessment
Call the Assessment Center at 217/351-2432 to determine if you need assessment testing.
Click to view the Assessment Center resources: Placement FAQs, Test Prep Resources, Test Taking Tips.

Step 4: Orientation (SOAR)
New students with fewer than 15 college credit hours must complete an orientation session.
Sessions are held on-campus every Tuesday and Thursday during registration periods. Registration is required. You may register one of three ways:

Click for more about Orientation (SOAR)
Click to watch video of orientation topics

Step 5: Advising
Meet with an advisor or counselor to prepare for registration. Call 217/351-2219 to schedule an appointment.
Advising & Counseling

Step 6: Registration
You are eligible to register for classes following your advising session. Log in to my.parkland and select the Registration link from the WebAdvisor tab on the upper left side of the page. Register early - class fill quickly.
Need help registering? Click for Registration information or call STAR at 217/353-3333.Watch the "Check Out WebAdvisor" video to learn more about the resources available.
Step 7. Pay for classes
Call the business office at 217/351-2233 if you have any questions.
Payment Options

Step 8. Buy your books

Step 9. Find your classes

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