Students learn in a rigorous academic environment in small class settings led by outstanding faculty who act as mentors and teachers. Most professors come from prestigious graduate programs at universities like the University of Chicago, Northwestern, Harvard, and MIT, and their work is published in leading journals in their fields.
The College’s Center for Chicago Programs gives students access to a leading economic and cultural metropolis for education, exploration, and, of course, fun.
Get out of town!
Lake Forest students can choose from internships and programs as close as Chicago or Washington, D.C. or as far away as the Mexican border, Paris, Greece, or Tunisia and still other places.
Foresters graduate with an EDGE
Start here, go anywhere.
At Lake Forest, we prepare students for success in a variety of careers
. Whether you have your sights set on becoming a lawyer or curing Parkinson's disease, we'll be able to get you started on your preferred path to success.