John Wood Community College is located in Quincy, IL, approximately 1 1/2 hours from Springfield, IL, and 2 hours from St. Louis, MO.  Find out more about Quincy at the Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce.

Driving Directions

 From Chicago 

  • I-55 S to Springfield
  • In Springfield, connect with I-72 W (Jacksonville)
  • I-72 W to I-172 N (Quincy)
  • I-172 N to exit 10, IL-96 (there will be a sign for JWCC)
  • Turn left onto IL-96N
  • Turn right onto 48th Street (there will be a sign for JWCC)
  • John Wood is 1 1/2 miles further, on the right.

From St. Louis

  • I-70 W to US-61 N (Hannibal/Wentzville)
  • US-61 N to Hannibal
  • In Hannibal, take I-72 E/US-36 E (Illinois)
  • Cross the bridge into IL
  • From I-72 E take I-172 N (Quincy)
  • I-172 N to exit 10, IL-96 (there will be a sign for JWCC)
  • Turn left onto IL-96N
  • Turn right onto 48th Street (there will be a sign for JWCC)
  • John Wood is 1 1/2 miles further, on the right.

From the Quad Cities

  • Take US-67 S to Macomb
  • From US-67 S in Macomb, take US-136/IL 110 W
  • Take US-136/IL 110 W to Carthage
  • IL 336 W/IL 110 becomes I-72 S
  • I-172 S to exit 10, IL-96 (there will be a sign for JWCC)
  • Turn right onto IL-96N
  • Turn right onto 48th Street (there will be a sign for JWCC)
  • John Wood is 1 1/2 miles further, on the right