Harper Happenings

December 2022

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Click on the above icons or scroll down for information and links to activities, events, and programs for Harper College students.

We invite you to get involved and stay connected at Harper College by participating in some of the many offerings that have been planned for you by departments across campus. Scroll down for click on the above for more information.

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Don't Miss This - Upcoming December Events

The Arts at Harper

Build and Maintain Your Well Being

Wellness Walks

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Thursday, December 8, and Thursday, December 22, 2022 

12:05 p.m. to 12:35 p.m. 

Students and staff alike are welcome and encouraged to get up from their desks/places of work and take a movement break with Harper Wellness for a thirty-minute walk around campus. We will meet in Building A at the second floor fireplace near OneStop. Click here to register.

Comfort and Joy

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Tuesday, December 13, 2022  

10 a.m. to 1p.m.  

Building I, Room 117 

Spread some joy and relax during finals week with comfort dogs, puzzles, adult coloring pages, music, and more. Snacks and refreshments will also be available. 

Your Financial Wellness

Special Circumstances

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When life happens and you need help.

Has your financial situation significantly changed since you completed the 2022-2023 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) with your 2020 income information? When you have your 2022 tax information, Click here to schedule an appointment, and talk with a financial aid specialist about your situation. We will guide you through the next steps and the required documentation to see if we can adjust your eligibility.  Click here to access the Financial Aid and Scholarships web page.

Free Legal Assistance for Harper Students

Free Legal Assistance

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Student Engagement offers free, confidential legal guidance for currently enrolled Harper students on general legal matters and immigration issues.

Visit the Student Involvement web page for additional information.


Personal and confidential virtual appointments with a practicing attorney are available:

Thursday, December 1, 2022 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. by telephone

Tuesday, December 6 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. by telephone

Telephone appointments are available to discuss general legal matters, including automobile accidents, child custody issues, contract disputes, credit card concerns, divorce, landlord/tenant agreements, and other general legal concerns. Email Student Engagement at stuinv@harpercollege.edu to schedule an appointment or call 847.925.6242. Click here for additional dates.

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Tuesday, December 6, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Student Engagement, Building A, Room A336

Free, confidential, immigration legal assistance is available in English, Korean, Polish or Spanish. Email Student Engagement to schedule an appointment at stuinv@harpercollege.edu or call 847.925.6242.

Click here for a series of informational videos on immigration legal issues.

Student Clubs and Organizations

Harper Hawks Athletics

More Ways to Stay Connected: Student Email and Social Media

Student I.D.

Public Transportation and Lyft Pass Program

Pace Bus Route 697

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Pace Bus Route 697 now serves Harper College. This fixed route provides weekday service from Pace's Northwest Transportation Center in Schaumburg to Harper College in Palatine. The bus stop on campus is located on Barbara Barton Drive near Parking Lot 2A, and the Performing Arts Center (Building R).

Click here to link to the Pace Bus Route 697 schedule.

Click here for Pace Bus fare information.

Click here to access the Ventra Chicago home web page.

Click here for the Pace Bus home web page.

Click here to access the Harper College campus map.

All members of the Harper College community, including students, employees, guests, and visitors, have the right to be free from gender-based or sexual misconduct in their educational pursuits at Harper.

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, 20 U.S.C. Sec. 1681, et seq., and its implementing regulations, 34 C.F. R. Part 106, is a federal law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any federally funded program or activity. In compliance with Title IX, William Rainey Harper College prohibits sex discrimination, inclusive of sexual harassment and sexual assault, towards any person regardless of sex, gender, or gender identity. 

Click here to open the Harper College Title IX web page, to review your rights and options, and to report a violation.

Individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation or who have questions about physical access may email ads@harpercollege.edu or call 847.925.6791 at least two weeks in advance of the event dat

Last Updated: 12/3/22