Summer Session tuition for 2015 is $3,300 per course or internship. Each Lake Forest College course is equivalent to 4.0 semester hours.
First- and second-year Lake Forest College students behind on credits are eligible to take a course at $400, less per-credit than any other summer program in the Chicago region. Lake Forest College students and visiting students are also eligible for a need-based financial grant.
Summer Session high-school student tuition is $2,925 per four-credit course. A limited number of Summer Merit Scholarships are available.
Summer Session community student tuition is $2,925 per four-credit course. The auditor rate is $400.
A $100 non-refundable deposit is due one week before each summer session term. For 2015:
- May Term (May 12-June 5): Deposit due May 5
- June Term (June 8 - July 3): Deposit due June 1
- July Term (July 6 - July 31): Deposit due June 29
Deposits are refunded if admission is denied or a class is closed or canceled. The remaining tuition balance is due on the first date of each summer term.
Lake Forest College reserves the right to cancel courses for which there is insufficient enrollment. In some instances, students may have the option to work with an instructor in an independent study or tutorial should a course have insufficient enrollment.
Housing and Meals
Admission to Summer Session does not guarantee on-campus housing; a separate application for residence hall housing must be made to the Office of Residence Life.
2015 housing packages are available for $320 per summer term. The rate for additional weeks, for other approved campus activities, is $80 per week.
Contact ARAMARK at 847-735-5225 for information regarding summer meal plans. Summer meal plans may be purchased in packages of 25 all-you-care-to-eat meals, 50 all-you-care-to-eat meals, or 50 all-you-care-to-eat meals (plus $55 flexible spending dollars for use at Boomer’s Café).
Tuition refunds are given only when a student officially withdraws from a course; refunds are handled by the Business Office. All withdrawals must be made in writing and presented to the Registrar. The official date of withdrawal is the date the Registrar receives the withdrawal request.
Tuition refunds will be granted as follows:
After one session: 90% After two sessions: 70% After three sessions: 50% After four sessions: 0%