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Wright College Humboldt Park

Kenneth Santiago
Dean
 

History and Vision
       

The history of Wright College Humboldt Park location goes back to 1982 when the City Colleges of Chicago Board of Trustees authorized the Chancellor to identify an appropriate location for an adult learning center in the Humboldt Park community. After numerous meetings with community leaders, and working with the City of Chicago Public Building Commission, a site for the new facility was acquired in 1989.                                                    

Associate Degree Programs    

  • Adult Education—English as a Second Language (ESL) and GED® preparation
  • Basic Certificate Programs
  • Information Technology workshops                                                               

    
Each certificate and degree is designed as a stackable  credential.                                                                                                
Wilbur Wright College is City Colleges of Chicago's center of excellence for Information Technology in the College to Careers initiative, which is designed to help prepare Chicagoans for careers in high-growth industries. More than 24,000 IT job openings are expected to be available in the Chicago area in the next decade.                                                                                                 

    
For more information on the programs available at Wright College Humboldt Park    

please contact 773-481-8300.                               

      

Click here for the guide to Humboldt Park's student resources: HPVEC Student Resource Guide                                                                                               

                                                                                                                     
  • Swiss Multi-Axis Machining
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Security & Forensic Investigation
  • Networking Systems & Technology
  • Web Development
  • Paralegal
  • Engineering
  • Criminal Justice
  • Dual Enrollment for HS Students
  • Dual Credit for HS Students
  • Star Scholarship
  • English as a Second Language(ESL)
  • High School Completion (GED/HiSET)
  • Manufacturing 
  • Online GED Courses 
  • Hybrid ESL
  • Solar Training
                                                                                     

Click here to see:   Class Offerings for Spring 2020.pdf

Governor Rauner's visit to Humboldt Park, read the press releaseOffice of the Governor.pdf                               

End of Year Summary 2018​​​​​​ Humboldt Park End of Year  Newsletter.pdf        


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Contact Information

Phone: 
(773) 481-8300
Fax: 
(773) 481-8944
1645 North California Avenue
 
Chicago, IL 60647
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Hours

FRONT OFFICE

Monday-Thursday 8:00am – 7:30pm

Friday 8:00am – 4:00pm

Saturday 9:00am – 12:00pm

COLLEGE ADVISORS

Monday-Thursday 9:00am – 6:00pm

Friday 9:00 am - 4:00pm

Saturday - By Appointment Only


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BUSINESS SERVICES HOURS
773-481-8122
Monday-Wednesday                                                                   
9:00am - 5:00pm                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                         
Thursday                                                                    
10:00am-6:00pm                                                                                                                                                 
 
Friday                                                                   
8:00am-4:00pm                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
FINANCIAL AID HOURS  
773-481-8142                                                                                                            
Monday: 8:30am-12:30pm
Tuesday: 1:30pm-5:30pm                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

Security
773-481-8032