• Merrillville Adult Education General Information For Continuing Educaton and High School Credit  Classes
    Merrillville Adult Education Contact Information


    Community Education registration is easy and may be accomplished by mail, telephone, or in person. Refer to individual class description for time, place, and other specific instructions. Click on the "Community Educaton RegisRegistration" link on the left hand page for more informaton about eachmethod of registration.


    Many Community Education classes have a limit on the number to be enrolled and will be filled on a first-come basis. Most classes fill quickly. Classes with very low enrollment will be cancelled within two business days of the start date. We encourage you to register early. In some classes, you will need to purchase special materials and supplies for your own needs or class projects.
    We do not send confirmation letters. If you are not notified before your Community Education class begins, assume your registration is confirmed and the course will meet as scheduled.
    Registration for High School Credit classes takes place just prior to the start of each semester. Please refer back to the section  to the left ffor a link to "High School Credit" for announcemtns aabout dates  and locatons for registration.

    We will also accept payment by Cash, Check andVISA or MasterCard for High School Credit classes and Community Education classes.


    Merrillville Adult Education programs are open to all residents of Northwest Indiana and the Chicago area.


    Emergency information for all programs: When day school is closed because of snow, night school will also be closed. If in doubt, listen to local radio stations WZVN-107FM, WJOB-1230AM, and WAKE-1500AM; Chicago radio stations WGN-720AM and WBBM-780AM, and TV stations WYIN (Channel 56 or Cable 17), CBS (Channel 2); News Channel 5; ABC (Channel 7), WGN (Channel 9); FOX (Channel 32 or Cable 6), and CLTV News (Cable 31). You may also check emergencyclosings.com or cancellations.com on the Internet.
          *CANCELLATIONS POLICY for Continuing Education Classes * 

    A complete refund will be given to any participant who cancels their registration up to three days prior to the start of class. Refunds take approximately one month. A cancellation fee may be incurred in order to cover materials and instructor fees that are not refundable to our program.
               *CONTACT INFORMATION *

    The Merrillville Adult and Community Education department is open Monday through Friday during the school year from 8:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. and 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. (Closed 12:00 P.M. to 1:00 P.M.)
    Summer hours are from 7:30 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. and 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. (Closed 12:00 P.M. to 1:00 P.M.)

    Merrillville Adult and Community Education
    6701 Delaware Street
    Merrillville, IN 46410

    (Located in the Administration Building for Merrillville Community School District)

    Phone: 219-650-5310

    Fax: 219-650-5316

    Click Here to E-Mail Us

    If you would like a copy of the current semester's Community Education Brochure, simply click HERE for one that you can print at home.

    For E-Mail Reminders of courses starting up, click HERE to register.

    If you desire to be added to a  mailing list for a future brochure (this means that you don't have continued access to a computer or you don't have a printer set up to print one now), click HERE

    or simply call us at (219) 650-5310.