Education & Libraries in Champaign-Urbana

Good schools. Lifelong learning. Career development. CU is one of the most educated places in the state. Find directories of local schools, classes, tutors, ESL programs, and more.

Colleges, Universities & Career Schools

Colleges & Universities

Calendars of Events

Career Schools & Other Schools

Community Education, GED & Lifelong Learning

Computer Classes in CU

ESL & Literacy

Home Schooling

K-12 Schools

Public schools

Public School Calendars

Other Local Schools (K-12)

Safe Walking Routes


College libraries

Public Libraries

Public Library Calendars of Events

Other Libraries

Preschools & Day Care

Professional Development

Special Needs & Special Education

Statistics & Reports

Test Preparation

  • K-12 practice tests, Illinois State Board of Education
  • Testing and Education Reference Center -- database, part of InfoTrac; learn about colleges and vocational and private secondary school programs; distance learning and executive education programs; and scholarships. Online practice tests for college admissions, to earn college credit, civil service/licensing, military entrance, and the G.E.D. For access: Type in all 14 digits of your Champaign library card number. (No card? Use this at the library.)
  • Proctoring in CU. PDF


  • Local tutors, UIUC — chemistry, computer science, engineering, mathematics, physics
  • Project READ — tutoring in reading, writing and English, Parkland College

Work Skills & GED