Harper Happenings

February 2023

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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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Black History Month Events at Harper College

Don't Miss This - Upcoming February Events

The Arts at Harper College

Build and Maintain Your Well Being

Recreational Sports and Fitness Day

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Wednesday, February 22, 2023 

6 a.m. to 9 p.m. 

Health and Recreation Center 

Celebrate Recreational Sports and Fitness Day and Free Guest Day at the Health and Recreation Center. Click here for more information.

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 to talk to a financial aid specialist about your situation. 

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.


Appointments with a practicing attorney are available:

Wednesday, February 15, 2023 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. - in person, Starbucks lobby, Building D

Tuesday, February 28, 2023 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. - by 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 engage@harpercollege.edu to schedule an appointment or call 847.925.6242. Click here for additional dates.

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Tuesday, February 21, 2023 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 engage@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 date.

Last Updated: 2/3/23