Program Events

UIS Peoria Hot Chocolate Open House

It's the 2nd annual hot chocolate open house! Cookies, doughnuts and hot chocolate will be provided for all who attend! Stop on by and grab yourself something and learn more about UIS and the programs that are offered in Springfield and Peoria, See you there!


  • December 4th from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm


East Peoria Campus, Academic Building
1 College Drive
East Peoria, IL 61635-0001 United States
Room/Suite: 303B

Events in Peoria


Calling all ghosts and ghouls, join us for our annual event. With a trick or treat trail, bounce houses, Fall market, and so much more, come out and enjoy this family friendly event. Lines are scary, purchase tickets early on-line or at the safari zoo gift shop. Tickets on sale now.


October 13th: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
October 14th: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Peoria Zoo
2320 N Prospect Rd
Peoria, IL
(309) 686-3365

For more events locally - Check out the community calendar website

Events at Illinois Central College

“One Book, One College” Presentation – Now, Then, and Every When: Time Travel’s Impact on Fiction

Time travel stories play with time in a way that entertains and intrigues us. Why are these stories so relevant to us as both individuals and as a society? Bryan Clark, Technical Services Librarian, will present on this topic, both in person and on Zoom. This presentation is part of the ICC Library’s “One Book, One College” 2023-2024 program.

Contact for the Zoom link.


October 10th: 10:00am - 1:00pm


East Peoria Campus, Academic Building
1 College Drive
East Peoria, IL 61635-0001 United States
212 C/D

College Fair

Meet and talk with admission representatives from 60+ in-state and out-of-state colleges and universities. Ask questions and get answers directly from school experts. This event is hosted by the Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling, in cooperation with area schools.

Click the link to see the participating schools that will be attending the event: College Fair - Illinois Central College (


October 18th: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


CougarPlex1 College Drive
East Peoria, IL 61635-0001 United States + Google Map

For more Events at ICC- Check out their Events Calendar

Important Area Contacts

ICC Campus Police Non-Emergency - (309) 694-5223

Peoria Chamber of Commerce - (309) 495-5900

Peoria Police Department - (309) 673-4521

ICC Info Desk - (309) 674-5422

UIS Peoria - (309) 694-8900