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Succeed.
Succeed at succeeding.
Never settle for "made it."
Keep at or on it.
Get to where you want to be. Get over anything that's in your way.

Introducing Dr. Jill Baren, the Fourteenth President of Lake Forest College


Bring us your talents and passions, your curiosity and your drive, and we'll give you the tools you need to build your dream career.

Make Yourself Known. Make Your Own Way. Make It Personal. 

Make It Here

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Make your future—Transfer to Lake Forest College

At Lake Forest College, we pride ourselves on being a transfer-inclusive institution. With generous financial aid, flexible transfer credit, and countless resources and opportunities, we put your future in reach so you can pursue it, achieve it, and make it.

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Notes From Abroad

Student standing on bridge with Austrian mountains in background

Sara Martinez ’23 explored Austria while studying abroad

Sara Martinez ’23, a double major in psychology and business, spent the spring semester studying abroad at Johannes Kepler Universität Linz in Linz, Austria. “I’ve done a lot of exploring within Austria and I am amazed at how beautiful it is everywhere I go,” Martinez wrote from Austria.

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Explore Our Career Pathways 

Explore your options through our four-year Career Pathways program. Through four stages of personal exploration and career development, you’ll make connections with people who can help you land a job or go to graduate school.

Alumni Online Community

Visit the new portal for the alumni community to connect including virtual events, a new directory, and much more.

Virtual Campus Tour

Virtual Tour