Kevwe Akpore, Warden
Hill Correctional Center
Opened: October 1986
*Operational Capacity: 1,867
Medium Security Adult Male
*Current Population: 1,795
Average Age: 33
FY2010 Average Annual Cost Per Inmate: $19,240.00
*As of 5/31/2012. Reflects bed space capacity analysis as outlined in the July 1, 2012 Quarterly Report to the Legislature.
The facility is on lockdown with limited visits. Please call the facility for visiting status.
IDOC Visitation Rules and Information—please review before visiting
Visitors to any correctional facility will be required to produce photo identification and verification of date of birth. Please be sure to bring 2 forms of identification with you; these would include a current photo ID such as a driver’s license, a state ID card, government ID card, military ID/driver’s license, or acceptable documentation of non-U.S. citizenship including a current Passport, or Visa, documentation must contain the visitor’s date of birth. Expired forms of identification will not be accepted. Visitors will also be required to provide vehicle information and other pertinent data, such as government identification, official credentials, attorney registration, and or law student certification.
8:30 a.m. to 5:30p.m. seven (7) days a week. Offenders are permitted six (6) visits per month, with no more than two (2) on weekends or holidays.
Visitors must arrive by 3:30 p.m. or they will not be allowed to visit.
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
Visitors must arrive by 11:30 a.m.
No weekend and no holiday visits permitted for inmates in segregation.
600 South Linwood Road
P.O. Box 1327
Galesburg, IL 61402
Inmate Name & IDOC#
P.O. Box 1700
Galesburg, IL 61402
Phone: (309) 343-4212
Fax: (309) 343-4287
Hill Correctional Center, located in Galesburg, a north central community, is a medium security adult male prison within the state of Illinois.
Hill Correctional Center is comprised of 71 acres of land, 38 acres within the security fences. The facility is situated in the southwest corner of Galesburg. The facility consists of a total of 29 buildings. The living units consist of four housing units and one orientation/receiving unit. In addition, there is one segregation unit, a 17-bed infirmary unit and two main recreational yards.
- ABE (Adult Basic Education)
- GED (General Education Development)
- Pre-GED (General Education Development)
- Custodial Maintenance
- Career Technologies
- Alcoholics Anonymous
- Lifestyle Redirection
- Life Skills, TRAC 1
- Parole School
- Reentry Summits
- Substance Abuse Education
- Anger Management
- Leisure Time Activity
- Library Activities - Legal and General
- Empathy Skills Group
- Inside Out Dads
- Fatherhood Initiative