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The Forest

Still Accepting Applications: In The Loop Fall 2017/Spring 2018

Applications for the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 Lake Forest College In The Loop program are still being accepted. Don’t miss out on your chance to intern, study, and live in the great city of Chicago for a semester. Find out for yourself why students love living “In The Loop”!


For more information and/or to start your application, please contact Director of Off-Campus Programs Ashley Sinclair (sinclair@lakeforest.edu; x5231).



Lake Forest College In The Loop is the College’s off-campus semester in Chicago. It is also the College’s most popular off-campus program.

  • Open to juniors and seniors.
  • Accepts up to 28 students every semester.
  • Flexible academic schedule.
  • Kick-start your career by participating in a for-credit internship.
  • Reside at The Flats, a state-of-the-art residence space offering apartment-style living with floor-to-ceiling views of Lake Michigan, Museum Campus, and the city skyline.