Institutional Closure Information


Midstate College will cease operations at the end of the summer 2019 term on August 16, 2019.


Students can get an official transcript by emailing We are arranging for students to be able to get their transcripts after the college closes. We will notify all students where they can get their transcripts as soon as we have that information.


If you are getting ready to graduate at the end of the summer 2019 term, we will be mailing you a diploma no later than August 16, 2019. We will notify all students where they can obtain a diploma after we close.

Academic Catalog

Use the link below to download a Midstate College academic catalog (1993-2019):

Financial Aid

Students can email if they have questions about financial aid. We will notify all students with more information about financial aid as soon as it is available.

I still owe an account balance. Now what?

Please continue to pay Midstate College on your balance due. We will make transcripts or diplomas available to all students, regardless of the balance on their account.

I have applied for the fall term. Will my application fee be refunded?

All new and re-entering students who have applied for the fall term will have their application fee refunded.

Teach-out and Transfer Options

The staff and administration of Midstate College are working to provide transfer options to students with our educational partners. We will inform students of their transfer options as soon as we have them. Each student will be notified when transfer or teach-out arrangements have been finalized.

There will be a transfer fair at Midstate College on Tuesday, August 13 from 5PM-7PM at the RDB Student Center. At the transfer fair, students will have the opportunity to talk with educational institutions about transfer and teach-out options. The College is working with institutions to try to ensure that students in Illinois and out-of-state have options to continue their education whether students attend online or on-campus. If you have any advising questions, please email

State and Regional Accreditation Information

The Higher Learning Commission

Midstate College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The Higher Learning Commission is designated as a recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education.

The Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle St., Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604-1413
Phone: 800.621.7440
Fax: 312.263.7462
Illinois Board of Higher Education

Midstate College is approved by the Illinois Board of Higher Education to operate in Illinois.

Illinois Board of Higher Education
1 North Old State Capitol Plaza, Suite 333
Springfield, IL 62701-1377
Phone: 217.782.8548
Fax: 217.782.2551

The State Contact information for a student complaint is as follows:

Institutional Complaint Hotline
Phone: 217.557.7359