Kishwaukee College

21193 Malta Road • Malta, IL 60150

Kishwaukee College is a comprehensive, two-year college offering five transfer degrees and over 70 occupational degrees and certificates for 5,000 students annually. The main campus is located in a rural setting six miles west of Northern Illinois University in DeKalb County. Founded in 1968, the College serves a district population of 100,000 with over 400 faculty members and staff. Roughly half a million square feet of facilities are located on our 120-acre campus.

Driving Directions

From the Northern Suburbs

Go west on the East-West Tollway (I-88). Exit for DeKalb at either Peace Road or Annie Glidden Road. Turn West on Lincoln Highway (IL 38) to Malta. Kishwaukee College is about 7 miles west of Northern Illinois University on IL 38.

From Downtown Chicago

Go west on the Eisenhower Expressway (I-290) to the East-West Tollway (I-88). Follow I-88 west to exit for DeKalb at either Peace Road or Annie Glidden Road. Turn west on Lincoln Highway (IL 38) to Malta. Kishwaukee College is about 7 miles west of Northern Illinois University on IL 38.

From the Southern Suburbs

Go north on the Tri-State Tollway (I-294) to the East-West Tollway (I-88). Follow I-88 west to exit for DeKalb at either Peace Road or Annie Glidden Road. Turn west on Lincoln Highway (IL 38) to Malta. Kishwaukee College is about 7 miles west of Northern Illinois University on IL 38.

From the Northwest

Go south on I-39/IL 51 to the “DeKalb, Route 38” exit. Proceed east on IL Route 38 to Malta. Kishwaukee College is about 9 miles east of the I-39/IL 38 interchange.

From the West

Go east on the East-West Tollway (I-88) to I-39. Proceed north on I-39 to “DeKalb, Route 38” exit. Follow IL Route 38 east to Malta. Kishwaukee College is about 9 miles east of the I-39/IL 38 interchange.

From the Southwest

Go north on I-39 to the “DeKalb, Route 38” exit. Proceed east on IL Route 38 to Malta. Kishwaukee College is about 9 miles east of the I-39/IL 38 interchange.