The Illinois Community College Trustees Association is celebrating 30 years of providing legislative advocacy and educational opportunities for college board members

Since 1970, the Illinois Community College Trustees Association has provided legislative advocacy and educational opportunities for college boards. Even if you're not a trustee, you can join ICCTA as an Associate Member or a Lifetime Member.


  • June Board Highlights
  • 2015 award winners
  • Civility in public service presentation
  • FY 16 budget presentation
  • Thank you to our convention sponsors:
          ⚬ Legat Architects
          ⚬ Robbins Schwartz
          ⚬ William Rainey Harper College
          ⚬ OpTerra Energy Services
          ⚬ Highland Community College
          ⚬ Illinois Community College System
          ⚬ Jody Wadhwa

  • Action Alerts on HB 3593 and SB 1344
  • Lobby Day fact sheets
  • April 28 Legislative Report
  • Governor's FY16 budget request
  • Baccalaureate degrees and
         Illinois community colleges
  • 2015 state and federal legislative goals
  • Legislator-by-college list and maps

  • April Board Highlights
  • 2015 Community College Act and
         related statutes order form
  • Welcome to the Board handbook
  • ICCTA Bylaws
  • Past ICCTA seminar highlights
  • Best practices in diversity programs
  • Guidelines for board self-evaluation

  • ICCTA elects 2015-16 officers

    Congratulations to ICCTA's new officers, who were elected to one-year terms at the association's June 6 annual meeting in Schaumburg (from left): secretary Kathy Spears of Kishwaukee College; treasurer Jim Endress of Highland Community College; past president William Kelley of William Rainey Harper College; president Andrew Bollman of Sauk Valley Community College; and vice president Linda Liddell of McHenry County College.

    2015 ICCTA Lobby Day issues:
    funding, student aid, local control

    Community college advocates met in Springfield on April 29 to speak with legislators about state funding, student financial aid, and local governance. Participants included ICCTA president William Kelley (right), who met with Sen. Pat McGuire, chair of the Illinois Senate Higher Education Committee, and ICCTA legislative associate Jessica Nardulli.

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