IMPORTANT ANNOUCEMENT- PLEASE READ!
Due to the rapid spread of the COVID-19 virus and its potential impact our community, the Cook County High School Equivalency Records Office will be closed through April 30, 2020.
We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your cooperation.
Due to the rapid spread of the COVID-19 virus, and pursuant to the Illinois Shelter in Place directive given by Governor Pritzker through Executive Order 2020-10 issued on March 20, 2020, the Illinois Community College Board (ICCB) is implementing a temporary closure of all Illinois High School Equivalency (HSE) Testing Centers including public-facing, private and walk-in testing facilities through April 7, 2020.
ICCB staff is available remotely to answer test-taker questions, handle education and employment verifications as well as to process other requests, within our capability. Most of these requests are handled through the Regional Office of Education (ROE). Test-takers can access official records through the ROE offices throughout the state. Locate the ROE office in your area at http://iccbdbsrv.iccb.org/roesearch/citysearch.cfm. Additional information is located on our website at https://www.iccb.org/iccb/coronavirus-guidance-resources/.
The ICCB is continuing to monitor communications and will provide updates through our website www.iccb.org. If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at: email@example.com. We will respond as quickly as possible.
The Cook County High School Equivalency Records Office reopened on Monday, June 20, 2016 in our new location at the Chicago Loop office of the Illinois Community College Board. Our new address is:
Illinois Community College Board
James R. Thompson Center
100 W Randolph St, Ste 2-010
Chicago, IL 60601
ATTN: Cook County High School Equivalency Records Office
Our regular office hours will be 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday, closed for lunch from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM.
The Cook County High School Equivalency Records Office can be reached by phone at 312-814-4488 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We appreciate your patience as we make this transition, and we appreciate your continued support of Cook County High School Equivalency.
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: Now there are three High School Equivalency (HSE) test in Illinois. GED® test, HiSET Exams and TASC Test are all currently available in Illinois.
Click on a link below or a menu item above for more details.
- About the 2014 GED® Test
- About the HiSET Exam
- About the TASC Test
- United States and State of Illinois Constitution Test
- Illinois High School Equivalency Certificates & GED Transcripts
- Contact Information
- Resources (Links to: GED Testing Service, i-Pathways Curriculum, ROE locator, GED Testing Payment Vouchers and Transcript Requests for Military and FBOP Testers and Testers from Other States)