Facilities

Facilities

American Job Center

The American Job Center (AJC) is a consolidated effort to provide a variety of employment-related services under one roof. Vermilion County Works, Department of Employment Security, Department of Rehabilitation Services, and several WDC partners’ services are available at the Center at 407 N. Franklin St. in Danville and on the DACC campus in Lincoln Hall, Room 115 and can be reached by calling, 217/442-0296 ext. 101.

Employers will find a full complement of services from assistance in locating one employee with specific skills or help with a mass hiring, to resources for employee training. Applicants will be able to get help preparing a resume, locating specialized job training, and receiving career counseling.

The AJC is open Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. It is closed on major holidays. For further information please call Vermilion County Works at the AJC, 217/442-0296, ext. 101.

Bookstore

The Bookstore is located on the lower level of Lincoln Hall and sells student textbooks and manuals which are chosen by the instructors, as well as supplies, clothing and novelty items.

The Bookstore holds Book Buybacks year round. This gives students the opportunity to sell books that they no longer need.

Textbook information and reservation and ordering services are available online at https://www.dacc.bkstr.com. Book rental is available for select titles.

The Bookstore accepts cash, check or all major credit cards.

Child Development Center

The Child Development Center is a licensed day care facility with a professional staff and offers a high quality pre-school program for children 15 months to 5 years old and 6-12 years old during the summer months. It also serves as a laboratory observation center for DACC classes in related fields. The Center is open from 6:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. Monday through Friday and is closed on college holidays. Weekly and daily tuition rates are available. The Center is staffed by a director, four teachers, Administrative Assistant, numerous student workers, student interns, and a cook. The center's goal is to promote the social and emotional educational growth of the child, to aid in the development of a sound self-concept, and to further the child’s growth in language skills. The center is open 51 weeks per year, Monday-Friday. The center is open to ANY child in the community. Child registration information is available at 217-443-8833 and 443-8886.

Instructional Media

The Instructional Media Department provides media and technology services to Danville Area Community College. The department also provides the installation and maintenance of presentation equipment in classrooms. It is the goal of the department to make every classroom on campus Technology Enhanced with a focus on versatility and user-friendliness. Personnel are available for consultation and hands-on training in all aspects of instructional design, multimedia production, and classroom modernization as well as hands-on training for technologies such as Smart Boards, Epson BrightLink, EInstruction Systems, Digital Signage, iClickers and all of the more routine technology devices. The Instructional Media Department’s primary goal is to facilitate effective use of instructional technology to enhance learning at Danville Area Community College.

Hours of operation are Monday through Friday: 7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. The Instructional Media Department is located in the Business & Technology Center Building in the Computer Network and End User Services Department, room 137.

Parking Facilities

Students are requested to park in designated areas and observe all college parking regulations. No student parking is permitted along the drives. Only handicapped students may utilize parking spaces marked by special signs.

See the Student Handbook for complete parking regulations or get a copy from the Information Office in the Administration Building.

Motorcycles should be parked in the appropriate designated area.

Tobacco-Free Campus

Danville Area Community College will be a tobacco-free campus as of August 1, 2012. See https://www.dacc.edu/tfc

Social and Recreational Facilities

The Student Union area and Subway Restaurant are located in Lincoln Hall. Wi-fi is available.