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Students Gather Tips on Finding Jobs, Careers

Knox students picked up job-search tips and career advice from Knox alumni at the inaugural Career iMPACT Summit. The two-day event also provided networking opportunities with more than a dozen Knox graduates who are building careers in various fields, including law, education, health care, business, and publishing. Learn more about the career summit.

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Renowned Musician Brings ‘Audacious Sci-fi Jazz’ to Knox

Knox music and writing students had the once-in-a-lifetime chance to collaborate and perform with renowned bassist and composer Ben Allison -- while jazz fans got a live, free preview of Allison's newly released album -- during Knox's three-day Mirza Jazz Residency. Read more about the residency.

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Team X-Ray Among Top Liberal Arts Colleges in Programming Competition

Knox's Team X-Ray placed second among 15 liberal arts colleges that competed in an intense regional contest involving programming teams from colleges and universities in five states. Learn more about the competition.

Apply for Admission by February 1
It's time to apply for admission. Apply for admission by the Regular Decision deadline, and receive your admission and scholarship decision by the end of March. And you'll have until May 1 to make your final college selection. For complete instructions on how to apply online, go to www.knox.edu/apply.

Check Your Application Status
Started your application and wondering about its status? Log into your applicant status page any time to check the status of your application, upload scholarship and additional materials, and meet your counselor or request to interact with a current Knox student. Log in at apply.knox.edu/status.

Attend Our Winter Open House 
The best way to get to know Knox is to visit, and the best time to visit is during one of our open houses. Meet faculty and students; explore labs and classes; and ask questions about scholarships, financial aid, opportunities for off-campus study, and independent research. Our next open house is January 20. Register now at www.knox.edu/openhouse.

Schedule a Personal Visit
If you can’t attend an open house, you can schedule a personal visit to Knox. Visits will include a student-guided tour of campus and an opportunity to meet with your admission counselor. You can also talk with professors and coaches, and eat lunch with students in the Hard Knox Cafe. High school seniors can also observe classes. Register at www.knox.edu/visit.

The Office of Admission will be closed from Tuesday, December 24 until Thursday, January 2 for the holidays. We wish you are your family a happy and restful holiday season and look forward to continuing to work with you in the new year!


Important Dates

Januray 20

Winter Open House

February 1

Regular Decision Deadline for First-Year Applicants

February 1

Priority Date to Apply for Financial Aid

Fast Fact

Students conduct research in a biology lab.
250K Annual research grant dollars to support student research and creative projects.

Knox Links

Knox College Office of Admission
2 East South Street
Galesburg, Illinois 61401-4999
309-341-7100 Phone
800-678-KNOX Toll-free