New Students

Congratulations and Welcome! You have made a smart decision to further your education through self-discovery, exploration, and transformation as a member of the Chaparral family here at College of DuPage!

The Center for Student Diversity and Inclusion wants you to know that COD offers the broadest choices of programs and the best resources to help you mature and develop so that you can reach your educational and future goals. Whether you want to complete an Associate’s degree; transfer; or pursue a career locally, nationally, or abroad, right here at COD is the best place to start your journey.

We want to ensure your success as a new student. If you have not already completed these steps in the new-student process:

Our doors are always open for you!

The Center for Student Diversity and Inclusion is located on the Glen Ellyn Campus, in the Student Services Center (SSC), Room 2225E.  


Contact Information

Center for Student Diversity and Inclusion
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 2225E

David A. Swope Sr.
Manager, Student Diversity and Inclusion
(630) 942-2565 
FAX: (630) 942-2136
Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.