Rend Lake College is a nationally ranked community college, located on the eastern shore of scenic Rend Lake in Southern Illinois. RLC has an open enrollment policy. What does that mean? It means no waiting and watching the mailbox for that letter to arrive because YOU ARE ACCEPTED!
But you do have to apply. The links in the upper left of this page include everything you need to know to get started on your journey to becoming a Warrior!
Complete degree and certificate details - We have more than 100 degree and certificate options for you to choose from. Get started here to find out what's right for you.
All About RLC - The college has been in Ina since 1967. A lot has happened since then! Follow the link to read about how it all started and discover the many milestones along the way. You'll also find a message from the RLC President, along with the RLC mission statement, descriptions of buildings at each campus and more.
Student Activities - Find out how you can get involved!
Save $ on Books - RLC students pay a fraction of the cost through our textbook rental system. Click here to learn more.
Get on the Right Track - College can be intimidating. RLC's staff is here to help you get started.
Ready to enroll? - Visit our admissions page to apply online.