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Decatur Illinois Admission Form
Submitting information will begin the general admission process to 
Richland Community College in Decatur, Illinois.
    Admission Information Form (Begin Here)  
Adult Education (GED, ESL, ASE)

The Adult Education Program at Richland Community College offers a variety of courses to help meet the diverse needs of the community. All Adult Education classes (ABE, ASE, ESL) may be repeated up to three (3) times.

To enroll in the Adult Education Program, student must first attend orientation, which is conducted weekly, or an appointment can be arranged. The session is free and lasts about an hour. Individuals interested in enrolling in the program must be at least 16. Classes meet both on campus and off and are held at various times. All classes and textbooks for the Adult Education Program are free to students.
An information form may be completed prior to orientation or at orientation.
For additional information, please call 217.875.7211, ext. 6355
    Adult Education Intake Form (Begin Here)  

Getting Started

Whether you are a high school student about to choose the path to your future, or have been in the workforce and want to change careers or simply want to continue your education and update your skills, Richland Community College is the answer.
All persons who wish to attend classes offered through Richland Community College must fill out an Admission Information Form. However, the Admission Information Form varies depending on your student classification.

Select a student classification to access links to information especially for you.

  • New Students - A message from the Director of Outreach & Recruitment for students planning to attend college for the first time
  • Dual Credit High School Students - Students considering attending RCC while still in high school
  • Transfer Students - Students who already have college credit who wish to transfer that credit to and attend RCC
  • Continuing Education Students - Students looking to improve their skills, explore a hobby, or seek a degree at RCC
  • International Students - Students from other countries planning to attend RCC
  • Adult Education Students - Students who need to prepare for the GED test or take basic¬†education or English as a Second Language (ESL)¬†courses

Advisor Chat

If you have general questions about registering at Richland Community College, you can chat with a Richland academic advisor. Please do not reveal any personal or sensitive information in the chat session.