Other Scholarship Resources

Other Scholarship Resources

Q: Does LCCC participate in federal and state financial aid programs like the PELL and Ohio Instructional Grant?
A: Yes.
 
Q: Where else can I look for financial aid information and scholarships?
A: Be sure to check locally in the community, high school guidance office, at work and your parents employers too. Also, check out these websites. The Internet provides a wealth of financial aid information.
LCCC Financial Aid Office

American College Testing (ACT)

American Opportunity Credit to Pay for College Expenses 
The American Opportunity Tax Credit (AOTC) was originally included in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act and was recently extended for two years as part of the Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization and Job Creation Act of 2010. 

The AOTC provides a maximum tax credit of $2,500 for qualified tuition and related expenses for the first four years of post-secondary education.  Qualified expenses include tuition, fees, and required textbooks and course supplies not covered by grants, scholarships, or assistance provided by an employer. 

This partially refundable tax credit, which replaced and expanded the HOPE tuition credit, is helping to make college more affordable for millions of middle-class families. 
Learn more 

The College Board 

The Community Foundation of Greater Lorain County 

FAFSA on the Web

Fastweb Scholarship Search Engine

Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation

The Financial Aid Information Page

Financial aid calculators

National Association of Student Financial Aid Adm.

Ohio Board of Regents 

Ohio Tuition Trust Authority

Salliemae Scholarship Search

ScholarAid

Student Loan Funding

United Negro College Fund

U. S. Department of Education

USA Group 

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.