Our graduates use their Lake Forest College experiences to make a career they love.
What’s really unique about the way we provide career support at Lake Forest is that the entire campus has made a true commitment to this effort. We are intentional in our approach to ensure our students do well after graduation, and the liberal arts education they receive sets them apart as competitive candidates to take on the challenges presented in today’s professional world.
98 percent of graduates have jobs, enter graduate school, or pursue other avenues of success within six months of graduation.
*3-year average 2017-2019, over 73% of graduates reporting
Dream it. Make it. Pursue it.—Alumni talk about
how their time at Lake Forest helped shape their current career path.
Infrastructure Proposal Services Director, Kiewit
Helping rebuild after Hurricane Katrina
Patient Care Coordinator, Lactation Network
Trusting the path while helping new parents
Flight Attendant for Major US Airline
From introvert to social butterfly and campus leader
Consultant, Axiom Consulting Partners
From an unknown career path to a thriving corporate experience
Clinical Research Coordinator at Northwestern University
Finding her home away from home as an international student