Harper College Palatine IL 60067 | Begin a Degree, Advance Your Career

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For info sessions, student life, cultural arts, wellness, and other virtual events, see the Event Calendar. For start dates and deadlines, see the Academic Calendar or Summer Registration page.

Got questions about registering? Visit the Ask a Question site, contact the One Stop or Chat Live.

What courses and programs do you offer?


Harper offers a wide variety of career and transfer programs. View our course catalog here.


Am I in Harper's district?


Harper's district covers parts of northwest Cook and surrounding areas. See the District Map.


What is the cost of attendance at Harper?


Tuition costs vary according to program and residency. See current tuition rates.


When will I get my diploma?


Diplomas will be mailed home four to six weeks after grades are finalized.


How do I apply for financial aid?


Harper's Financial Aid Department is committed to helping you pay for college.


What healthcare programs do you offer?


Harper College offers programs for fields such as nursing, allied health, dental hygiene, radiologic technology and administration.


Do you offer motorcycle classes?


Motorcycle safety classes are offered through Harper's Community Education department.


When will campus reopen?


With the improvement of COVID-19 cases, we are slowly increasing campus access.


Can the application fee be waived?


Harper charges a non-refundable $25 application fee. For more information, see Tuition Rates


How do I access my student email?


You can access student email through the MyHarper Student Portal. If you have problems accessing your email, contact the Student Services Desk.


How do I request a copy of my transcript?


Unofficial transcripts are available in the MyHarper Student Portal. For official transcripts, see Transcripts.


Where do I get my student ID?


The ID Card Office in Building J is currently closed. You can request an ID card online by filling out the Student ID Request Form.


Are there printing facilities on campus?


The Y203 Computer Lab in Avante is open by reservation only. To reserve a time slot, click the Computer Lab button, located in the Harper Student Portal under Academic Success.



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