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Hill Correctional Center

Christine Brannon-Dortch, Warden

Facility Data

Hill Correctional Center
Opened: October 1986
*Operational Capacity: 1,861
Medium Security Adult Male
**Population: 1,577
Average Annual Cost Per Offender: $21,792 (FY20)

*Operational capacity is the maximum amount of beds a facility has; to include all health care, crisis, segregation, protective custody, isolation, R&Cs, and future beds that are down for repair. Data reflects a bed space capacity census that was conducted in CY19.

**As of 1/1/21

Visiting Hours

The facility is on lockdown. No visits are allowed

Visitor ADA Accommodations

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.

General Population

8:30 a.m. to 5:30p.m. seven (7) days a week.  Offenders are permitted seven (7) 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.

Segregation Inmates

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.

Video Visitation Hours

Sunday through Saturday 8:30am – 2:30pm; 4:00pm – 5:30pm
Visitors should log on to the GTL 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.

Video Visitation Guidelines

Facility Address

Business Mail:
600 South Linwood Road
P.O. Box 1700

Galesburg, IL 61402

Inmate Mail:
Inmate Name & IDOC#
P.O. Box 1700
Galesburg, IL 61402

Phone: (309) 343-4212
Fax: (309) 343-4287

Facility Information

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.

Inmate Programs


  • ABE (Adult Basic Education)
  • GED (General Education Development)
  • Pre-GED (General Education Development)


  • Custodial Maintenance
  • Career Technologies


  • Milk
  • Juice
  • Meat


  • Religious
  • Alcoholics Anonymous


  • Lifestyle Redirection
  • Life Skills, TRAC 1
  • Parole School
  • Reentry Summits
  • Substance Abuse Education
  • Anger Management
  • Leisure Time Activity
  • Chaplaincy
  • Library Activities - Legal and General
  • Empathy Skills Group
  • Inside Out Dads
  • Fatherhood Initiative