Winter Weather Info

Information Regarding College Closing Due to Winter Weather

In cases when the college closes due to extreme weather, students, faculty and staff will be notified through the JJC Emergency Alert  system.

Weather and Road Conditions

National Weather Service Forecast

Illinois Department of Transportation Winter Road Conditions

Area School Closings and Cancellations

JJC reports school closings due to weather to the Chicagoland Emergency Closing Center website, as well as local TV and radio stations. Info is located at

Car Trouble on Campus?

The JJC Campus Police Department offers emergency on-campus motorist assistance, including jump starts for vehicles. This service is free of charge and available by calling 815-280-2234 or ext. 2234 from an on-campus phone.

Snow Removal/Unsafe Conditions

Facility Services crews work to remove snow as soon as possible. To report unsafe conditions on campus roads, in parking lots or on sidewalks, please call 815-280-2332 or 815-280-2330.