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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

College Operations 

Restore Heartland: College Pandemic Transition Plan

Heartland Community College has developed phased COVID-19 recovery transition operations in accordance with guidance from the Illinois Office of the Governor.

At each phase of this plan, the College has developed rules and procedures to protect the health of individuals and the community. Currently Heartland is in Phase 4

Employees, students, or visitors must adhere to the College Standard of Care if they are invited to campus facilities during Phase 4.

Read Phase Phase 4 Standard of Care

Fall 2020

Heartland is taking a blended approach to Fall 2020 with classes conducted online unless they have a hands-on component. 

All classes with a clinical or hands-on component will take place on campus in a classroom/lab setting with a limit of no more than 10 people per meeting, employing health safety practices. Assistance registration through

Heartland Community College is maintaining business operations.

Please call 309-268-8000 to connect with the College. Support services such as academic advising, success coaching, mental health counseling, tutoring, the library and others are available virtually or by appointment. Campus facilities will not be available for walk-in services. Any on-campus services will be conducted by appointment.

Adult Education

Adult Education programs (High School Equivalency/GED and English as a Second Language) are being held online.

Continuing Education

Continuing Education programs will be offered as a mix of face to face and online this Fall. Visit the Continuing Education page for the status of classes including personal enrichment, professional development, business solutions, truck driver training, McLean County Traffic Safety School and others.

Facilities Use

Heartland Community College Facilities are available for use by individuals and organizations across our community and in accordance to Phase 4 guidelines and standards of care.

The Child Development Lab

The Child Development Lab is currently closed. For inquiries on enrollment and detailed info on operations and required safety procedures contact the CDL staff

Information for Students 

The College is committed to supporting students during this transition.

The Student Information page contains information on connecting with instructors, College services and operations, as well as health and safety info.

Information for Employees 

Our staff is instrumental in meeting the challenge presented by COVID-19.

The Employee Information page contains information for the College to help maintain a high level of instruction and a safe and healthy work enviornment.

Information for the Community

For the latest information on Continuing Education (CE) programs including kids@heartland, personal enrichment, professional development, Truck Driver Training and Traffic Safety School visit the CE Program Update page.

Supervisor Reference List

The Supervisor Reference List will help guide a supervisor’s or employee’s actions related the potential
exposure or contraction of the COVID-19 virus. 

Updates from campus

The developments surrounding Coronavirus are evolving. Heartland is taking steps to ensure the safety of the College community. 

Updates on operational measures taken in relation to COVID-19 can be found at CampusResponseCOVID-19