Lewis and Clark Community College

5800 Godfrey Road
Godfrey, IL 62035

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Main telephone 618-468-7000
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Educational system Illinois Community College Board
Public or private Public
Type of school 2-year college
Date founded 1970
Degrees offered Certificate or diploma, Associate, First professional
School accreditation North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
Setting Small town-rural area (not within commuting distance of a large city)
Closest major metropolitan area St. Louis
Campus size 275 acres
County Madison
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Total number of undergraduate students 8,179
Total enrollment 8,179
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Tuition year 2023-2024
In-state tuition $9,000
Out-of-state tuition $12,000
Fees $720
Books and supplies $1,120
Room and board (live on campus)* $7,200
* Room and board costs may vary by housing facility and number of meals in meal plan
Installment plan (you can pay tuition in several payments over the course of the term) Yes
Undergraduate costs are for ... (Costs are for the 2023-2024 academic year.)
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Financial aid contact person Angela Weaver
Financial aid contact title Director of Financial Aid
Financial aid contact e-mail Email
Financial aid phone 618-468-2223 Ext 5300
Financial aid office website Find more information on this website
Scholarship list website Find more information on this website
Submit these forms FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
Federal PLUS loans (for parents) Yes
Federal Direct Stafford loans (subsidized) Yes
Federal Direct Stafford loans (unsubsidized) Yes
Institution loans (from the school) Yes
Need-based scholarships and grants
Federal Pell Grants Yes
Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) Yes
Privately-sponsored scholarships and grants Yes
State-sponsored scholarships and grants Yes
Student employment
Work study Yes
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Electronic application website Find more information on this website
For incoming students Open (virtually all applicants are accepted)
Open admissions policy applies to Except for nursing, dental assisting, dental hygiene, occupational therapy, paramedicine, and therapeutic massage
Groups or programs with a different entrance difficulty level Nursing, clinical laboratory technology, dental assisting, dental hygiene, occupational therapy programs
Entrance difficulty level for these groups Moderately difficult (about 85% of all applicants accepted)
High school education High school diploma required and GED accepted.
Fall* application deadline Continuous
Notification date for fall admission applicants Continuous
Fall transfer application deadline Continuous
Notification date for fall transfer applicants Continuous
* Application dates for winter, spring, or summer term admission are likely to be different.
Online application available Find more information on this website
Submit these items:
High school transcript or GED certificate Required for all students
Interview Required for some students
Other application materials Placement Tests
Other application materials Required for all students
Standardized test scores Not considered
Accepted students can defer admission for a period of time Yes
Early admissions (select high school students can enroll for college credit) Yes
College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) general Yes
College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) subject Yes
Life long learning Yes
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Certificate or diploma Yes
Associate Yes
First professional Yes
Academic calendar Semesters
Required number of credits for an associate degree 60 credit hours
All students must meet:
Core curriculum or school-wide requirements Yes
Math or science requirement Yes
Evenings Yes
On-line/distance learning Yes
Part time Yes
Summer school Yes
Double major Yes
Domestic exchange available Yes
At these US schools or through this program Blackburn College
Army ROTC Yes
Advanced Placement Yes
Cooperative education Yes
Independent study Yes
Internships Yes
Computer lab available to students Yes
Main library name Reid Memorial Library
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Choral groups Yes
Newspaper Yes
Radio station Yes
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School owns or operates housing Yes
Highest year that students are required to live on campus Not required
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English as a Second Language (ESL) program Yes
Remedial education courses Yes
Health clinic Yes
Psychological counseling Yes
Orientation Yes
Services for students with learning disabilities Yes
24-hour emergency phone and alarms on campus Yes
Campus patrolled by trained security personnel Yes
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Career counseling Yes
Career interest testing Yes
Career library Yes
Job interview preparation Yes
On campus recruitment by employers Yes
Placement assistance Yes
Résumé preparation assistance Yes
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Total enrollment 8,179
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