About Lake Forest College

You can find proud Foresters all over the world, but we're not all this flexible.You can find proud Foresters all over the world, but we're not all this flexible.

Lake Forest College, located by Lake Michigan on Chicago’s North Shore, provides access to an outstanding education that gives students a big edge on jobs after graduation.

Our flexible curriculum supports double-majors and minors, and students are also offered unparalleled internships in Chicago, great lab research experience, championship athletics, and study-abroad opportunities. Our outcomes are hard to match: more than 90 percent of our graduates are placed within six months of graduation, well above the national average.

Lake Forest College offers:

  • superb faculty with PhD’s from the Ivy League, Northwestern, and the University of Chicago
  • great career-building internships in and around Chicago
  • “Foresters Helping Foresters:” a program in which 13,000 alumni help new graduates begin careers
  • the nation’s best location: a beautiful campus just an hour from Chicago gives students the best of both worlds
  • flexible curriculum that allows students to pursue a double-major and minor

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