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 Funds for Member Institutions

Institutional members may purchase prepaid seats by logging in and completing this form, which will generate an invoice. The invoice may be paid by credit card or check.

Prepaid seats are good for the membership year in which they are purchased. After June 30 of the purchase year, any remaining balance will be applied toward upaid fees for next year’s ION membership. After one year of no activity, prepaid funds are forfeited to ION. Any requests for refunds must be received in writing prior to June 1 of prepaid fund purchase year. Please address refund questions to:

ION Professional eLearning Programs
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:

ION Professional eLearning Programs
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 of the purchase year, any remaining balance will be applied toward the next year’s ION membership fees. After one year of no activity, prepaid funds are forfeited to ION. Any requests for refunds must be received in writing prior to June 30 of prepaid fund purchase year. Please address refund questions to:

ION Professional eLearning Programs
University of Illinois Springfield
One University Plaza, MS BRK 425
Springfield, IL 62703-5407