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Costs

Graduate Credit through UIS

For those taking the courses for academic credit through the University of Illinois at Springfield, you ONLY pay tuition through UIS. You do not pay a second fee to ION. See registering for courses for more information.


Continuing Education Units - ION professional development

Registration is open to members of the general public as well as ION partner institutions.

The registration fee is determined by membership status, course length, and course level.

Institutions may join ION any time throughout the year. Membership fees will be pro-rated based on the number of terms left in the fiscal year.

Until June 30, 2018 ION Fees for 8 Week Courses

General Public

  • $530 for core and elective 8-week courses
  • $620 for the 8-week Practicum
  • $295 for 4-Week Advanced Seminars

Global ION Member Institutions

  • $265 for core and elective 8-week courses
  • $320 for the 8-week Practicum
  • Annual Institutional Membership $1250/year

  • $150 for 4-Week Advanced Seminars

K-12 Illinois Teachers registered with school email address (status verified at registration)

  • $265 for core and elective 8-week courses
  • $320 for the 8-week Practicum
  • $150 for 4-Week Advanced Seminars

Individual ION members

Individual memberships will be honored through June 30, 2018. No new individual memberships will be sold.

  • $265 for core and elective -week courses
  • $320 for the 8-week Practicum
  • $150 for 4-Week Advanced Seminars

Founding ION Members

Founding members include: participating Illinois Community Colleges, the University of Illinois Chicago, and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  • $100 for core and elective 8-week courses
  • $120 for the 8-week Practicum
  • Annual Institutional Membership $200 (join now)
  • $150 for 4-week advanced seminars

After June 30, 2018 MVCR Fees

Course Fees

  • $395 for core and elective 8-week courses
  • $495 for the 8-week Practicum
  • $295 for 4-week Advanced Seminars

Global ION Member Institutions

  • $295 for core and elective 8-week courses
  • $395 for the 8-week Practicum
  • Annual Institutional Membership $1250/year (join now)
  • $150 for 4-week Advanced Seminars
  • K-12 Illinois Teachers

    Illinois K-12 teacher who create their ION accounts using their school email address (status verified at registration), are eligible for member rates.

    • $295 for core and elective 8-week courses
    • $395 for the 8-week Practicum
    • $150 for 4-Week Advanced Seminars

    Founding ION Members

    Founding members include: participating Illinois Community Colleges, the University of Illinois Chicago, and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    • $100 for core and elective 8-week courses
    • $120 for the 8-week Practicum
    • Annual Institutional Membership $200 (join now)
    • $150 for 4-week advanced seminars

    University of Illinois Springfield Employees

    Affiliation status will be verified for all University of Illinois system employees.

    UIS Full and Part-time Faculty 

    • No fees or member dues for any ION courses

    UIS Civil Service Staff and Academic Professionals

    • $60 for core and elective 8-week courses
    • $72 for the Practicum
    • $75 for 4-week advanced seminar courses

    Prepaid Seats for Institutions

    Prepaid seats are good for one year from the date of purchase. After that year has ended, the balance of funds will be returned to your institution.

    If you would like to pre-purchase seats for your institution, please contact the ION Director at ion-mail@uillinois.edu or 217-206-8650.


    Payment

    For courses taken for CEU's, payment must be received by the seventh day of the course (one calendar week following the start of the course) and may be done online using the link included with the emailed invoice, or paid in the form of a check, money order, purchase order, or credit card. You may also contact ION staff by phone to pay by credit card. Purchase Orders must include the institution's taxpayer ID (FEIN) number.

    Please make checks payable to the University of Illinois and send to the address below:

    MVCR c/o Business Office
    University of Illinois
    807 S. Wright Street, 370 (M/C 323)
    Champaign, IL 61820
    (217) 333-4393


    Refunds

    If a course is canceled or rescheduled, you may request a refund or a transfer to another course.

    If you withdraw a paid registration by the end of the drop/add period (2nd day of class), a refund will be processed.

    Withdrawals later than the second day of class are not eligible for refunds.

    Questions

    Contact us at ion@uis.edu or 1-217-206-8650.


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