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The following is an excerpt from a S-1/A SEC Filing, filed by ECOLLEGE COM on 6/22/1999.
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Common Stock

eCollege.com is offering shares of its common stock. This is our initial public offering. We intend to apply to have our common stock listed on the Nasdaq National Market under the symbol "ECLG." We estimate that the initial public offering price will be between $ and $ .

Investing in our common stock involves a high degree of risk. See "Risk Factors" beginning on page 8.

                                           Per Share Total
                                           --------- -----
Public Offering Price                        $        $
Discounts and Commissions to Underwriters    $        $
Proceeds to eCollege.com                     $        $

Neither the Securities and Exch
ange Commission nor any state securities commission has approved or disapproved of these securities or determined if this prospectus is truthful or complete. Any representation to the contrary is a criminal offense.

We have granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional shares of common stock to cover over-allotments.

Banc of America Securities LLC

Thomas Weisel Partners LLC

William Blair & Company

The date of this prospectus is , 1999.

[picture of woman working on a laptop computer in a train station]


[Picture of representative course home page from student perspective depicting interactive syllabus for a microeconomics course. Text appearing above picture reads: "eCollege.com is about possibilities. Not merely the possibilities that arise in the wake of classrooms without walls, but those which occur when educators communicate with students through a whole new medium. At eCollege.com, our sole purpose is to provide educators and students with unparalleled options for learning to not only extend the classroom, but to elevate its potential." Graphic also includes caption "Teaching in a Whole New Way. Beyond the chalk and the board -- students," together with the Company's logo.]

[Picture of course home page from the faculty perspective depicting interactive syllabus from course entitled "Teaching with eCollege.com." Text below the picture reads: "Think of the interactive syllabus, located on the Course Homepage on the left, as your guide to the unlimited technological potential of eCollege System 3.0SM. Providing immediate access to the wide array of multimedia and communication tools that make up our course delivery system, the Interactive Syllabus ensures that every component of your virtual classroom is just a "click" away." Graphic also includes caption "Teaching in a Whole New Way. Beyond the chalk and the board -- faculty," together with the company's logo.]

You should rely only on the information contained in this prospectus. We have not authorized anyone to provide you with information different from that contained in this prospectus. We are offering to sell, and seeking offers to buy, shares of common stock only in jurisdictions where offers and sales are permitted. The information contained in this prospectus is accurate only as of the date of this prospectus, regardless of the time of delivery of this prospectus or of any sale of our common stock.