Black Hawk College offers on-campus tours and events, as well as off-campus events where you can learn more about us. Whether you know you’re coming to BHC or you just want to gather information, we invite you to come to campus or to visit us at one of our upcoming events below.
Individual Campus Tours (Quad-Cities Campus)
Individual campus tours are offered at various times during the week.
Register for a tour now (Quad-Cities Campus)
Discover Day (Quad-Cities Campus)
Thursday, June 16, 2016
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Looking for something to do this Summer? Come & Discover Black Hawk College!
-New Student Advising & Registration Sessions
-COMPASS Placement Testing
-Meet with an advisor to discuss your options
Register to attend now!
College Night (Quad-Cities Campus)
Thursday, October 6, 2016
Building 3, gym
In one evening, students can visit with representatives from more than 80 colleges and universities. High school students, college students, parents and grandparents can get information on:
- Admission requirements
- How to apply
- Tuition costs
- Financial aid
- Housing options
- Transfer options
Admission is free.
Open House (Quad-Cities Campus)
Want to learn more about Black Hawk College? Come to BHC Open House from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Quad-Cities Campus.
New and prospective students can take the COMPASS placement test, register for classes, meet faculty members and learn about BHC programs and student support resources.
Activities will include:
Information Fair – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Representatives from Advising, Financial Aid, Career Services and academic programs will be available to answer questions and get you started (or finished!) on the enrollment process.
Campus tours available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Open COMPASS Placement Testing from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
New Student Advising & Registration Sessions (RSVP required)
Questions? Call 309-796-5341 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Parent Night (Quad-Cities Campus)
Parents of high school students are invited to attend a special night with BHC faculty, staff and students to learn about the college enrollment process and how to best support your student during the transition from high school to college. The event will be in Building 4, second floor, Hawk’s Nest.
Where are my classrooms?
Need help locating your classrooms before classes start? We will help you find them on the following days. We will meet outside the East Campus Bookstore at the tour start times.
Individual Campus Tours (East Campus)
Individual campus tours are offered Monday thru Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Please note that your requested date and time are not confirmed until you receive a verification notice from our Recruiter.
Register for a tour now (East Campus)
Find Your Career at Black Hawk College
Learn about the variety of programs offered at the college’s Community Education Center in downtown Kewanee.
Get information on programs such as:
- Medical programs — CNA, Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Medical Assisting, prerequisites for Practical Nursing (LPN) and Associate Degree Nursing (RN) programs.
- Basic Nurse Assistant Training Program (CNA) for high school students.
- Welding at the new Welding and Skilled Trades Center.
- Auto mechanics and ag mechanics at the East Campus.
- College-credit classes conveniently offered at the Community Education Center or next door at the Welding and Skilled Trades Center.
- Associate degree programs that transfer to four-year colleges and universities.
- Continuing Education programs like phlebotomy and computers.
- GED preparation courses at no cost to the student.
Fall Agriculture Visit Day (East Campus)
November 2017 date to be announced
East Campus showcases its agriculture, auto mechanics and equine programs. There will be a tour of campus, presentations from each student organization group, break-out sessions, hands-on activities for each area of interest, and lunch. For more information, contact 309-854-1724.
Explore Dual Credit
The event will give an overview of dual credit. Also meet with faculty members that teach dual credit, meet past and present dual credit students, tour campus
FYI Night (East Campus)
If you’re thinking about college but don’t know where to start, FYI Night is for you. Stop by to learn about college vocabulary, paying for college, registering for classes, and career options.
Check back for next event date soon.
BHC East Campus is a promoter of the National FFA Organization and its dedication to changing student lives. Visit our booth to learn how you can build on your learned skills. Leadership, public speaking, responsibility, dependability and time management are tools learned through the FFA, and we are excited each fall to meet new faces!
Farm Bureau College Day (East Campus)
If you are a high school junior or senior interested in majoring in agriculture in college, this event is for you! Join us for a day filled with educational opportunities centered around options available to you upon entering college in the world of agriculture.