Parents

Welcome Parents and Families

Welcome to the Parent Gateway, where you will find relevant information to help you stay connected with Lake Forest College and your student. 

Latest News

  • The co-owner and Executive Chairman of the Chicago Cubs baseball team, will deliver the 139th annual Lake Forest College Commencement Address on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at Ravinia Festival Park, Highland Park, Illinois.
  • Last fall, the College embarked on a community approach to helping students find the best fit not only for their interests and skills, but also for the types of people they feel most comfortable with.
  • When Ravinia, the oldest outdoor music festival in the U.S., decided to expand its Sistema Ravinia orchestral music program to underserved youths in Lake County, they turned to Lake Forest College for help.
  • It looks almost good enough to eat, like an exquisite confectionary at a high-end chocolatier. But this delectable chocolate lily is one of Glenn Adelson’s latest finds on his year-long search for wildflowers.
  • The Gates Center for Leadership and Personal Growth organizes a campus-wide day of service where Lake Forest College students, faculty, staff, and alumni volunteer their Saturday to help out the community. This year, Forester Day of Service will be Saturday, April 8.

  • Students interested in working in health care or medicine met with industry professionals at an on-campus Careers in Health Care and Medical Science networking event.