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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

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Ruth Castillo-Espinoza ’22 journeyed to Greece to study philosophy

Ruth Castillo-Espinoza ’22 stepped up her study of philosophy last semester at the American College of Greece in Athens. “Studying philosophy in a country that shaped it has allowed me to acquire a deeper understanding of the material I’m learning,” she said. At Lake Forest College, Ruth is able to pursue a double major in international relations and Spanish while minoring in philosophy.

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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.

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