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As the largest community college in Illinois, College of DuPage works hard to meet the needs of its 21,000 students and key stakeholders as well as help strengthen the community.
In each issue of COD NOW, hear from President Dr. Brian Caputo, obtain information on community news, learn about our students and staff, and much more. Check out highlights from the current issue below.

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Message From the President

Dr. Brian Caputo

The Scholars Award Program is the College’s premier merit-based scholarship program for high school students. This year’s recipients and their families recently came to campus for a celebration as they looked forward to the start of the fall semester.

Read President's Message

New Aviation Program Takes Flight

New Aviation Program Takes Flight

Be one of the first to take advantage of the Aviation Management program launching this fall at COD. Follow either a flight track to obtain FAA pilot certifications or an aviation management track leading to a variety of ground-based careers.

Learn More about the  Aviation Management Program

A Note from Joan

A Note From Joan

Every student should feel prepared for the first day of school. You can help make this happen through donation drives for school supplies that support families in our district.

Read Joan's Note

Focus on Success: Ebra Buah

Ebra Buah

Ebra Buah is the recipient of the Illinois Community College Trustees Association’s 2023 Pacesetter Award. The award recognizes the accomplishments of a recent community college graduate who has overcome life’s obstacles, focused on humanitarian service and continued supporting education and community colleges.

Ebra's COD Story