Orientation Program for New Students

Welcome new Fall 2015 students!  

The new student orientation program is now completed for the summer of 2015.  If you are a new student and were unable to attend orientation and still need to register for classes, please follow these directions:

You can schedule an advising appointment by calling our office at 610 799-1137 or by sending an e-mail to adviseme@lccc.edu.  Please make sure to let the person that you communicate with know the site location (Schnecksville, Allentown, Jim Thorpe, Tamaqua) where you would like to meet an advisor.  Walk-in hours for Main campus are Mon-Wed. 8:30-4:30, Thurs. 8:30-6:00 and Fri. 8:30-3:30 until classes begin.

COMPASS Placement Testing

To schedule or find out more information about the COMPASS placement test visit the Placement Test webpage http://www.lccc.edu/future-students/admissions/compass-placement-test for more information.



How do I arrange to take the placement test? 

For the Schnecksville Site (Main Campus), please go to http://www.lccc.edu/testing to schedule a convenient day and time to take the COMPASS Placement Test. Contact the sites directly to schedule a testing session at Allentown (610-799-1940), Tamaqua (570-668-6880), or Jim Thorpe (570-669-7010). Allow yourself enough time to comfortably complete your test. The full test takes approximately 2 to 2.5 hours.   



Students who wish to use financial aid must fill out a FAFSA.  Now is time to apply for Financial Aid for the 2015-2016 academic year which covers classes starting in August 2015 through August 2016.  Please file by Lehigh Carbon Community College’s recommended file date for attendance during the fall 2015 semester. You should check the Financial Aid tabs in your portal account regularly for updates. If you have questions regarding your financial aid status, please contact the F/A department at 610-799-1133. 

For information regarding Financial Aid at LCCC, please click on the following link http://www.lccc.edu/financialaid.  For information on FAFSA completion events, please click on the following link http://www.lccc.edu/admissions/fafsa-completion-nights.

For information about bills and the payment plan, click on the following link http://www.lccc.edu/future-students/bursarsoffice


Please e-mail us at this address orientation@lccc.edu and we will do our best to help you or direct you to the appropriate department.