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Step 1:


Step 2:

Complete Placement Tests, or Send Official Transcripts 

If you need to complete placement testing, schedule your placement testing here.  In order for us to give you credit towards courses you have previously taken at another college, we need to have your official transcripts sent to the Admissions office. 

Step 3:

Apply for Financial Aid

Fill out the free FAFSA at

Explore Financial Aid and search for Scholarships

Step 4:

Special Learning Accommodations

The Center for Accessibility Resources (CFAR) provides services to students who have conditions that may interfere with learning while in college. If you had an IEP/504 while in school or have any functional limitations to learning, consider applying for accommodations now. There are a wide variety of accommodations that can be customized to your individual needs.

Step 5:

Information for Veterans

Submit your DD 214 to Admissions and Registration and have your SMART or AART transcripts

sent to LBCC.

Step 6:

Attend a New Student Center Appointment

  • All new students will be required to come to our New Student Center.  At the NSC, you can expect to:  
  • Take placement testing
  • Choose a major
  • Receive advising with an enrollment expert
  • Register for classes

Please be advised the NSC appointment could take up to 4 hours.  Students are welcome to take placement testing prior to attending the NSC appointment.  If you choose to test beforehand, plan to be at your NSC appointment at least an hour.  Once you have registered for classes, come visit the Registration counter in Takena Hall and get your photo ID!