Brookens Administrative Center
In the following website you will find everything that you need to know about applying for a birth certificate and how you can order one. If you or someone you know needs a copy of a birth certificate it would be best to visit the Champaign County Clerk.
1776 E Washington St, Urbana, IL 61802
Contact: (217) 384-3776
Service Hours: Monday to Friday 8am to 4:30pm
If you were not born in Champaign County, you will need to go to the county that you were born in, or check the Illinois State Registry.
Contact: (800) 252-8980
Department of Motor Vehicles
(Driver’s License/State ID)
The DMV is where you go to procure your State ID and/or Driver’s License. One of these identification cards is vital in attaining many services, so attaining ID should be a priority. A state ID will cost you $20 and a driver’s license will cost you $30.
Round Barn Center, 2012 Round Barn Road, Champaign, IL 61821
Contact: (217) 278-3344
Hours: Tuesday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm ,
Saturday 7:30am-12:00pm, Sunday-Monday closed
421 South Murray, Rantoul, IL 61866
Contact: (217) 892-8773
Tuesday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm , Saturday 7:30am-12:00pm,
St. Jude Catholic Worker
Assistance with State ID on Tuesdays, 1-4 pm
217 S. Randolph St., Champaign, IL 61820
Open Hours: Friday, Noon–3pm
Access to Laundry, Shower, Phone & Mail
US Social Security Administration Office (Social Security Card)
Works with other Federal agencies to provide information about available services such as help finding a job or applying for possible benefits such as cash benefits, health care, food, and housing.
101 S Country Fair Dr, Champaign, IL 61821
Contact: (877) 819-2593
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9am-4pm;
Champaign County Clerk-Voter Registration Card
A voter registration card will often serve as a valid I.D. Anyone who is not currently incarcerated in Illinois is eligible to vote, regardless of background or parole status.
Brookens Administration Center, 1776 E. Washington, Urbana
Contact: 217 384-3720
1776 E. Washington, Urbana
Free ID: A person can get free I.D. if they are considered homeless. They need to verify this by getting a “Homeless Status Certification” from a local agency such as the Urbana Township or Daily Bread Soup Kitchen.
Daily Bread Soup Kitchen
Full details on FOOD PANTRY.
Assistance with State ID’s and in and out of state birth certificates on second Wednesday, 10:30 am-noon