Contact Us

University of Illinois Extension serving Logan, Menard and Sangamon Counties

Sangamon County
700 S. Airport Drive
Springfield, IL 62707
Phone: 217-782-4617
FAX: 217-524-6662
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1 pm)

Logan County
980 N. Postville Dr.
Lincoln, IL 62656
Phone: 217-732-8289
FAX: 217-735-5837
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1 pm)

Menard County
420 S. 7th St.
Petersburg, IL 62675
Phone: 217-632-7491
FAX: 217-632-2425
Hours: Monday & Wednesday 8:30 am - Noon and 1 pm - 4 pm (Closed 12 - 1 pm)

Upcoming Events

Illini Summer Academies

June 24 - June 28, 2017

University of Illinois Champaign-Campus

Champaign , IL ( County)

(Open to High School Students. You do not have to be a 4-H member to attend!) NEW ACADEMIES include: Advanced Microbiology, African Dance, Plant Biology, Gaming, Companion Animal Nutrition, & Health Sciences, plus your old favorites.

Participants attend academy sessions led by university professors and enjoy a variety of engaging activities that provide a taste of just how cool college life can be. Imagine getting to work alongside university professors while you’re still in HIGH SCHOOL! Imagine getting to hang out on a college campus. Imagine spending five days with kids your age from all across Illinois. That’s what happens at Illini Summer Academies, so stop imagining it and just do it! This program offers teens the opportunity to explore the University of Illinois campus and many degree programs and careers. Illini Summer Academies is supported through the Illinois 4-H Foundation and intended to serve youth living in Illinois. 


  • Check in runs from 4 to 6 PM Sunday, June 24. Check-out runs 8 to 11 AM Thursday, June 28. 
  • The conference is open to youth who have completed eighth grade by June and will be at least 14 by Sept. 1, 2018
  • Your cost varies depending on which Academy you choose from the list below. Payment by credit card is required at the time of registration.

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