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Learn a living


The more you learn, the better you get at learning. And that’s what the top employers are looking for: the top learners.

From the moment you enroll at Lake Forest College, you’re assigned to an Academic and Career Advisor, whose job is learn all about you—what you love doing, what you think you might be good at—and find ways to get to where you want to land after graduation.

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We are now accepting Spring 2021 and Fall 2021 applications.

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Visit Campus

Make the most out of your campus visit whether it is virtually or in-person. We can customize your visit according to your interests.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid

The Office of Financial Aid offers a personalized approach, helping our students and families by providing timely information, anticipating concerns, and seeking innovative, personalized solutions.

Illinois Students - Join us for our Current Student Panel
Thursday, October 29 at 6 p.m.

Join a group of local current students as they answer all of your questions. Our students bring a wealth of knowledge of all aspects of the College including everything from athletics, student orgs, research, residence life, working with faculty, and more. They will also discuss why they chose Lake Forest and decided to stay close to home.

Meet Your Counselor

Your admissions counselor is here to guide you through the application process and help you decide if the College is the right fit for you. Learn more about your counselor and find a time to connect. 

Spring 2021 and Fall 2021 Admitted Students

We are excited to welcome you to Lake Forest College, where you are about to embark on a wonderful adventure with us. There are a number of steps that need to be complete before your first day of class. Click the link to find the latest information for new students.

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