Vandalia Correctional Center View

The Vandalia Correctional Institution is a minimum-security state prison for men located in Vandalia, Fayette County, Illinois, owned and operated by the Illinois Department of Corrections.[1] The facility was first opened in 1921. In 2011 the prison watchdog group John Howard Association released a report highly critical of conditions at Vandalia. In response prison officials denied the facility was overcrowded, despite 1700 inmates living in a facility approved to hold about 1,100. [2].

Vandalia Correctional Center Contact Details

Address: Route 51 North, P.O. Box 500, Fayette, IL
City: Vandalia
Zip: 62471
Phone 1: 618-283-4170
Type: State Prison

Mailing to Vandalia Correctional Center Inmates and Staff

Inmate Visiting Days and Hours

Day of Week Hours
Monday 8am–6pm
Tuesday 8am–6pm
Wednesday 8am–6pm
Thursday 8am–6pm
Friday 8am–6pm
Saturday 8am–6pm
Sunday 8am–6pm