Unit 5 - Clinical Experience Background Check Requirements

Spring 2018

IWU students participating in a clinical experience in a Unit 5 school must complete a name based Criminal Background Check (CBC) prior to the first day in the school. The name based CBC for Unit 5 is  valid for 1 calendar year.

Fee: $8.00 

  • Requirements and fees are subject to change. 

Check your current U5 CBC Status or register for a new CBC.

Spring 2018 Unit 5 CBC Questionnaire

  • Instructions for obtaining and paying for a CBC, if needed, or updating your school information, are included at the end of the Questionnaire.

No clearance letter will be sent from Unit 5. Unit 5 principals will be able to access the Unit 5 criminal background check website to check that you have completed their online process.


High Schools
Normal Community High School, Normal Community West High School
Junior High Schools
Chiddix JHS, Evans JHS, Kingsley JHS, Parkside JHS
Elementary Schools
Benjamin, Fox Creek, Hudson, Pepper Ridge, Carlock, Glenn, Northpoint, Prairieland, Cedar Ridge, Grove, Oakdale, Sugar Creek, Fairview, Colene Hoose, Parkside Elementary, Towanda


Contact cherald@iwu.edu if questions.