Connect Lorain County

Connect Lorain County

Connect Lorain County provides assistance with Internet access to Lorain County residents. The federally funded program has been established to facilitate access to broadband service by underserved populations to assist with educational and employment opportunities.

The program includes:

  • Free Computer Training 
    Available to all Lorain County residents. Training topics include:
    • Computer, Internet and e-mail basics
    • Online job search and application
    • Computer skills for career advancement
    • Entrepreneur's guide to the Internet
    • GED preparation and online education
       
  • Financial Assistance for Internet Access
    Available to residents who attend training and meet income requirements. 
    • May include assistance with the purchase of a refurbished Internet-ready computer or Internet access costs.

Lorain County Partner Organizations

  • Boys and Girls Club of Lorain County
  • Elyria YWCA
  • Lorain County Community Action Agency
  • Lorain County Community College
  • Lorain County Employment netWork
  • Lorain Metropolitan Housing Authority
  • Oberlin Community Development Corporation

Learn More about Connect Lorain County
For more information about the program, please complete the online form below, call 440-366-7292 or e-mail thoward4u@gmail.com.

 
Training Site Preference
Every effort will be made to provide your training at the training site you select below.  However, an alternate site may be offered based on availability.
 
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Announcements

Register Now for Spring

Be a success! Register now for Spring Semester 2015. Classes begin January 20. Click here for registration information.

Extended Hours for Spring Registration

Enrollment, Financial and Career Services will be open 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday beginning Monday, November 17.

Congratulations to our Winners!

Congratulations to Ellen Isenhour of Columbia Station and Patrick Arndt of LaGrange! They each won an iPad by registering for spring semester classes before November 16. Ellen, Patrick, please visit Commodore Books and More with your ID to claim your prize.

The Starbucks cards have been distributed. (Gift cards are being mailed to everyone who qualified but did not yet pick up their prize!) Thanks to everyone who registered during the promotion.

Midterm Grades Now Available

Fall Semester students are encouraged to check midterm grades by logging into MyCampus going to the Student Center. Please refer to www.lorainccc.edu/grades for detailed instructions.

Earn College Credit For Work and Life Experience

Attend an information session for Prior Learning Assessment and find out about the methods used to help you earn college credit for what you have learned through work and life experiences.
 
Click here to learn more and register.

MyUniversity

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

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 and spring 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. 

Lorain County WIN

LCCC and the JVS have launched Lorain County WIN (Workforce Innovation Network), a new partnership providing workforce training to Lorain County. Learn more at www.loraincountywins.com.