As a home schooled graduate, we welcome you to join the growing number of others at LCCC who were schooled at home, either by your parents or by individuals or organizations outside the traditional educational system. We are committed to making your transition to college a smooth one and help you navigate the application, registration and financial aid processes.  

If you are a home schooled student, the steps below provide everything you need to do to apply, enroll, and prepare for classes at LCCC.

If you have any questions along the way, please contact the LCCC’s Home School Advisement Specialist:

Felicia Mitcheff
Home-School Graduates
(440) 366-4818

The process below is best for those who were educated at home, either by parents or other individuals or organizations outside of the traditional educational system. If that doesn’t describe you, find your application and enrollment process.

College Credit Plus

Nadia Leary
Home-School – Current and prospective CCP students
(440) 366-4722 

For students interested in participating in the College Credit Plus program while being home schooled, click here to visit the Home-Educated and Nonpublic School and College Credit Plus page.

As part of the application process, you will be asked to select your major. If you are unsure, our Career Services team offers help deciding which career or major is the best fit for you. 
  Learn more about choosing a major. 

Complete the LCCC Application if you have never applied or have never completed an LCCC credit course.  
 Apply to LCCC

If you graduated from a high schools recognized by the Ohio Department of Education (includes chartered, non-chartered, home school, private or public), have an official copy of your high school transcript sent to the LCCC records office.
If you completed your final year of instruction at home or from an unaccredited home school association, please submit your diploma and the official Letter of Excuse issued by the district superintendent for your final year of home education.
  Learn more about submitting transcripts and scores. 


The placement assessment will help your advisor place you in classes that are appropriate for you.
  Learn more about the Placement Assessment. 

The new student orientation gives you all of the information you need to get started at LCCC. It is recommended that all new students take the orientation on-campus with a trained instructor.
  Learn more about the New Student Orientation. 

The College Student Inventory is accessed in MyCampus.  This step may be completed as part of the New Student Orientation.
  Learn more about the College Student Inventory.  


Financial help is available to you in the form of grants, loans, scholarships and other sources. There are lots of ways to pay for college. If you need financial assistance to pay your tuition, we may be able to help.
  Learn more about financial aid. 

All new students must meet with an advisor to schedule the first semester’s classes.
 Schedule an appointment with an advisor.

Be familiar with how to determine how much you owe and the options for paying your tuition. These options are available in MyCampus.
  Learn more about paying your bill. 


Set up Accounts and Prepare for Classes

Explore additional resources to make sure your LCCC experience is a success. 

Set Up Your LCCC Accounts

MyCampus is the online tool for LCCC students to registration for classes, access grades and much more.   
Learn more about MyCampus. 

All official LCCC communications will be sent to you using your LCCC student email account. As part of your MyCampus setup process, you will be asked to activate your LCCC email account. 
Learn more about your email account. 

Canvas is the online Learning Management System used in most classes, especially online and blended classes. 
Learn more about canvas. 

Get Ready for Your LCCC Classes

A campus tour will help you become familiar with LCCC's campus. This is also a great opportunity to locate all of your classes before the first day of school.
Schedule a campus tour.

You will need a Student ID for many campus activities. Take a copy of your class schedule to the Circulation Desk on the second floor of the Bass Library. Your first Student ID is free.  
Get your student ID card.   

Your textbooks and supplies can be purchased in Commodore Books & More in LCCC's College Center.
Learn more about the bookstore. 

Connect with Support Services

If you have a disability and require assistance or accommodations, please contact Accessibility Services. 

Learn more about accessibility services.   

Need help with challenges outside the classroom? Support services are available to help you deal with important issues and to provide greater opportunity for your academic success.

Learn more about support services. 


Health Care and Education Admission Requirements 

Many of our programs in the Health and Wellness and the Education Pathways have special admission requirements in addition to LCCC’s traditional application process. Please refer to your Program and Career Pathway program page for additional admission requirements