Red Bud Campus - Southwestern Illinois College

Southwestern Illinois College’s Red Bud Campus provides large and comfortable classrooms, a state-of-the-art computer lab, convenient parking, and is home to one of the college’s libraries where students can receive a variety of academic support services, including testing and tutoring.

Established in 1985, in large part due to contributions from the community, the Red Bud Campus location was designed to better serve the needs of the southern portion of the district.


Smaller class sizes, affordability, and faculty that are passionate about teaching means individualized learning!

With CNA and LPN programs, along with general education options, Red Bud Campus offers a program suited to your career and educational goals.

Featuring a variety of courses like English, Fire Science, Math, Biology, History, and more, RBC has everything you need for your certificate or transfer plan.

Campus Services

RBC offers free services to both students and community!

The campus offers FREE:

  • Counseling, Advising and Transfer Services
  • Textbook Pick Up
  • Career Services
  • Disability and Access Center
  • Library Services
  • Online Financial Aid Assistance
  • Success Center:
    Mon. 8:15 a.m. – 3 p.m. & Virtual
  • Registration Services
  • And More!

Campus Culture

There is more to college than what you learn in the classroom!

RBC hosts on-campus events aimed at fostering relationships, developing social skills, enhancing resumes, and creating lifelong memories.

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Getting Here

Campus Maps

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General Building Map


500 West South 4th St., Red Bud, IL 62278
  • Driving The campus is on West South Fourth Street, off Highway 3 in Red Bud, southwest of Red Bud Regional Hospital. From Highway 3, turn west onto West South Fourth Street.
  • Public Transportation For a small fee, students from the Chester, Ellis Grove, Evansville, Sparta, Steeleville and Waterloo areas can take advantage of the Monroe-Randolph Transit “SWIC Connection” to the Red Bud Campus. To arrange transportation, call 618-443-4433.

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