District 87 - Clinical Experience Background Check Requirements

Fall 2016

IWU students completing clinical hours, observing, or working as an America Reads Tutor in District 87 schools must complete a name based background check prior to the first day in the school. Students are responsible for the $8.00 fee. Requirements and fees are subject to change.

Name Based Criminal Background Check (CBC) for Clinical Experiences *valid for one calendar year.


Submit the following in to Colleen Herald (CLA 345) or to the Educational Studies office (CLA 346).

  1. Completed and signed District 87 Disclosure and Authorization form. Please type responses in the form or print legibly.
  2. $8.00 cash only (change is not available and checks are not accepted). Envelopes are available outside of CLA 345 and in CLA 346 for collection of the Disclosure and Authorization form and the $8.00 fee. Put your name on the envelope and mark the appropriate district. 

You will receive an email from District 87 letting you know when you are cleared to visit the schools. Bring the clearance email with you on your first school visits.