Health, Physical Education and Recreation

Health, Physical Education and Recreation Programs

Physical Education Office, PE 104
(440) 366-4028

LCCC's New Academic Division Structure
Lorain County Community College has reorganized and consolidated academic divisions. This new academic structure creates a more efficient organizational structure and is more reflective of today's higher education environment.

As a result of this process, academic programming previously offered through the Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Student Life division now falls under the Allied Health, Nursing, Health, Physical Education and Recreation division.

Student Life and Athletics are now under the leadership of the University Partnership.


Dean of Allied Health and Nursing
Hope Moon
Extension 7183, Room HS 223Q
   Program Coordinator
Health, Physical Education and Recreation
Lisa Augustine
Extension 7352, Room PE 104
Administrative Associate
Gina Maxwell
Extension 7598, Room PE 104
Facility and Club Sports Coordinator
Kathleen Majoras
Extension 7360, Room PE 116A

Athletic Director
Katie Marquard
Extension 7346, Room PE 104H

Full-Time Faculty

Mary Jo DiGiandomenico

Health and Wellness, Fitness
Extension 7351, Room PE 104G

Jim Powers

Recreation and Noncredit
Extension 7652, Room PE 104I

Fitness Center Coordinator
Doug Herndon

Extension 7350, Room PE 126

Tom Paulchell

Extension 7358, Room PE 104F


Academic Programs

Click here for a list of certificate and degree programs offered by the Health, Physical Education and Recreation Program.


Important Information

Recreation Facility Rental
Each term Health, Physical Education & Recreation Program makes indoor and outdoor facilities available for sports-related activities. The availability of these facilities varies each term depending upon the schedule of HPER Program classes. Requests must be made on LCCC's web site or in writing on the appropriate college form. A separate request is required for each date requested. Verbal requests cannot be honored and requests are honored on a first come, first serve, space available basis. For more information, call the Health, Physical Education & Recreation Program office at 1-800-995-LCCC (extension 7360).

HPER Program Facility Access
The HPER Program facilities (Fitness Center, Field House, & Track) are available to enrolled LCCC and University Partnership students, alumni, faculty/staff, and the community.  Call the HPER Program office at (440) 366-4028 for more information. 

        Click here for Fitness Center, Field House, & Track information

       Click here for Field House and Track information

Athletics Programs

Health, Physical Education and Recreation Programs provide a diverse recreational and competitive sports opportunity for the students, faculty and staff of Lorain County Community College and community members.

Club Sports
Competitive Clubs may involve trying out for the club. These clubs compete with other university sponsored club teams, two and four year sports teams. These clubs charge a participation fee to its members for these athletic activities.

Varsity Sports
LCCC currently offers 8 competitive Varsity Intercollegiate Sports in Women's Volleyball, Women's Basketball, Women's Softball, Men's Basketball, Men's Baseball, and Women's/Men's Cross Country. The Intercollegiate Varsity Sports Program will foster personal achievement in academics, physical fitness, leadership, civic responsibility and team work through athletic participation. 


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LCCC students now have the opportunity to participate in the MyTuition Guarantee. This new program holds tuition and fee rates for students registering in fall 2014, spring 2015, or fall 2015 for up to three years or until the completion of a degree, whichever comes first.
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