Membership Fees

Founding ION Members

Founding members include: participating Illinois Community Colleges, the University of Illinois Chicago, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, and the University of Illinois System Offices.

  • $200 Annual Institutional Membership Fee
  • $150 for all 4-week and 8-week courses, including the Practicum

ION Members

  • $1,250 Annual Institutional Membership Fee
  • $195 for 4-week Courses
  • $295 for Core and Elective courses 8-weeks
  • $395 for the 8-week Practicum

Individuals (Participants with No Membership Affiliation)

  • $295 for 4-week Courses
  • $395 for Core and Elective courses 8-week courses
  • $495 for the 8-week Practicum

University of Illinois Springfield

Any employees, including UIS Full and Part-Time Faculty, do not pay a fee to take any ION courses. Your affiliation with a campus department will be verified.

Prepaid Seats for Member Institutions

Institutions may purchase prepaid funds for your institution and use them to pay for courses for your faculty and staff. Funds may be used for specific courses and/or specific people. Institutional members may login and complete the prepaid funds form.

If you would like to discuss prepaid funds, please contact the ION Director at ion@uis.edu or 217-206-8650.

Prepaid seats are good for one membership year from the date of purchase. After June 30, any remaining balance will be applied toward unpaid membership fees. Any requests for refunds must be received in writing prior to June 30 of that membership year. Please address refund questions to:

Illinois Online Network
University of Illinois Springfield
One University Plaza, MS BRK 425
Springfield, IL 62703-5407


Payments

For courses taken for CEUs, payment must be received by the second day of the course.

You may pay online by credit card using the link included with the emailed invoice. Checks, money order, and purchase orders (must include FEIN) are also accepted and may be mailed to:

Please make checks payable to the University of Illinois and send to the address below:

Illinois Online Network
University of Illinois Springfield
One University Plaza, MS BRK 425
Springfield, IL 62703-5407

Phone: 217-206-8650

Refunds

Individuals

If a course is canceled or rescheduled, you may request a refund or a transfer to another course.

You must withdraw from a course by the second day of the term to receive a refund. Withdrawals later than the second day of class are not eligible for refunds.

Institutional Prepaid Courses

If a course is canceled or rescheduled, individual participants a transfer to another course. Individuals must withdraw from a course by the second day of the term for the institution to receive a refund. Withdrawals later than the second day of class are not eligible for refunds.

Prepaid seats are good for one membership year from the date of purchase. After June 30, any remaining balance will be applied toward unpaid membership fees. Any requests for refunds must be received in writing prior to June 30 of that membership year. Please address refund questions to:

Illinois Online Network
University of Illinois Springfield
One University Plaza, MS BRK 425
Springfield, IL 62703-5407