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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

Students taking selfie outside soccer game in Costa Rica

Alondra Velazquez ’23 upped her academic game in Costa Rica

A double major in biology and visual scientific communication (self-designed major), Alondra Velazquez ’23 (left) used her time in Costa Rica well: “I was able to take a variety of courses like Tropical Ecology, Mural Painting and Public Art, Cultural Photography, and Spanish for Health Professionals.” Highlights from her semester abroad include “trekking forests, surveying birds, painting a final mural as a class” as well as fun with friends at a World Cup qualifier.

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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.

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