Staying Safe on Campus

Lorain County Community College, like any other college campus, has its share of mishaps, crimes and injuries.  The right attitude and actions, though, can help protect:

  • you
  • your belongings
  • fellow students
  • our campus

DON'T GET CAUGHT ALONE
Go with someone-there's strength in numbers!  Or call Campus Security from a regular classroom phone at extension 4053 or via cell phone at 366.4053 to request an escort.  Avoid isolated or dark areas and report any unsafe conditions to Campus Security immediately!

PROTECT YOUR VALUABLES
Do not leave book bags, textbooks or purses unattended.  Take your belongings with you everywhere you go.  Engrave/write your name or student ID number on your personal property (i.e. calculators, textbooks, laptops, book bags, etc.).  Visit the LCCC bookstore to inquire about locker rentals.

DRESS SENSIBLY
Dress in attire that you can easily move in.  Tight clothing and high heel shoes or clogs may make movement difficult. 

IN THE PARKING LOT
Walk to your car with a purpose, car keys in hand, ready to put in the lock.  Check underneath your car and in the back seat before you enter.  Make every attempt to park in well-lit areas.  Once inside, keep your car doors locked. 

PROTECTING YOUR CAR
Always lock your car doors, roll up your windows and close your sunroof.  Always lock valuables in your trunk or in your glove compartment.  Never leave any valuables in plain sight in your vehicle.  Always scour your vehicle upon returning from class to assure you are not the victim of a hit-and-run accident. 

CALL CAMPUS SECURITY
If you see something dangerous or someone suspicious, make note of it and call campus security immediately (366.4053 or 366.4444 from a cellular phone) or extension 4053 or 4444 from a classroom phone.  Furnish all pertinent information to Campus Security and try to be as detailed and accurate as possible (e.g. nature of the emergency, location, suspect(s) description(s), type of vehicle, license plate numbers, time of day).  Always be vigilant and make every attempt to be aware of your surroundings.  When in doubt, call Campus Security

 

Announcements

15 to Finish: Add a Late-Start Class Today

Take at least 15 credit hours per semester and you'll be closer to graduation and closer to your career. There’s still time to add a class to your schedule. Late-start courses begin March 23.
   
Click here to see the short-term class schedule and to register.

Use Caution in Parking Lots

Workers are replacing the light fixtures on campus roads and parking lots. Some roadways and parking spaces will blocked off during this time. Please be very careful and slow down.
  
Parking Lot 7 Closed
Parking Lot 7 (Click for Campus Map) will be closed from Monday evening, February 23 to Friday, February 27.

MyTuition Guarantee

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.
  
Click here to learn more and to complete the Completion Pledge. 

MyUniversity

Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Learn more at www.lorainccc.edu/myuniversity.

Financial Aid Filing Fairs

LCCC will offer free help for anyone filing a FAFSA form - regardless of the college they plan to attend - at a series of Financial Aid Filing Fairs held in February and March. Click here for details and to register online.

Sign Up for Text Alerts

Sign up to receive text message alerts in the event of campus emergencies, campus closings, campus power outages and severe weather announcements at www.lorainccc.edu/alerts.

MBA Program Begins in Fall 2015

Beginning in fall 2015, Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration will offer a master’s of business administration degree through the University Partnership. Learn more.