LCC is operating - we're just doing things differently.

Due to an extension of the 'Stay at Home' order, LCC will continue to operate remotely through May 31. Medical Assisting, Nursing, Machining and Welding will resume limited lab activity on May 5. Applications for emergency funding assistance are still being accepted. - Learn More.


LCC is operating - we're just doing things differently.

  • Access to LCC buildings is restricted to faculty and staff March 20 - May 31 (exception: medical assisting, nursing, machining and welding students will be allowed to resume critical labs beginning May 5 per order from the Governor) so long as stringent health and safety protocols are followed. Students should check Canvas for details from instructors. Learn more about our campus safety measures.
  • Professional/Technical students should watch for communication from their instructor/s for other exceptions.
  • All events and activities are canceled March 20 - May 31.
  • Spring quarter will run April 20 - June 18 (rather than April 6 - June 18). See the extended dates and deadlines.
  • Spring quarter instruction will be delivered online as much as possible (all instruction will be fully online for the first two weeks of the quarter). Faculty will provide more specific instructions to their students via email and/or Canvas before the start of the quarter. Check out our free tech tutorials at
  • Apply for emergency financial assistance if you need help paying for tuition and fees, books, rent, food, childcare, technology, or other emergency or COVID-19 related expenses. Emergency Assistance Funding Request Form.
  • Childcare: the Early Learning Center is closed until further notice.
  • Head Start/ECEAP parents: Families will continue receiving modified services through the end of the school year. Classrooms will remain closed, but we remain actively engaged.
  • Please call (360) 442-2322 or email for questions.

The Washington State Department of Health has established a call center to address questions from the public. If you have questions about what is happening in Washington, how the virus is spread, and what to do if you have symptoms, please call 1-800-525-0127 and press #.

Resources for Students

Campus Safety Measures

COVID-19 Campus Safety Measures

Learn more about what Lower Columbia College is doing to help protect students and employees from illness.

  Read about LCC's Health and Safety Protocols

Emergency Financial Assistance

Emergency Financial Assistance Available for LCC Students

Current students can apply for funds to help pay for tuition and fees, books, rent, food, childcare, technology, or other COVID-19 related expenses.

  Apply for Emergency Financial Assistance

Student Resources for Spring 2020

Student Resources for Spring 2020

Get answers to your questions about what's happening in spring quarter.

  Get Critical Information About Spring Quarter

Virtual Welcome Center

Connect With Us Virtually!

We're here to answer all of your questions about enrolling at LCC, for both new and returning students.

  Open Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  Visit the Virtual Welcome Center

Online Learning

Get eLearning Help

Prepare for online learning with these tutorials, tips, and resources.

  Online Learning Help

Cares Act Explained

Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students, explained

Colleges are required to report seven key pieces of information about the CARES Act on their webpages.

  Read about distribution of CARES Act funding

More Information & Updates for Students

See also: extended dates and deadlines

Contact Safety & Security

The Safety & Security Office is located in the Student Center on the first floor (main lobby). To reach a campus security office call 2911 from a campus phone or (360) 442-2911 from any other phone.

Director or Student Conduct and Security Services

  Jason Arrowsmith
  Student Center Room 106
  (360) 442-2270

Director of Environmental Health & Safety

  Janel Skreen
  Health & Science Building Room 324
  (360) 442-2273

Vice President of Administration

  Nolan Wheeler
  Administration Building, Rm 203
  (360) 442-2200

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