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Lehigh Carbon Community College

Submit Your Application

The first step if you are a returning student is to apply to LCCC using the online application. Your LCCC student portal credentials will be emailed to you within 1-2 business days.

If you have any questions on this step, contact Admissions: or 610-799-1575

*Please make sure you check your LCCC student email and portal daily for updates and communication. 

Submit Your Transcript and Take the Placement Test

Transcripts: If you were enrolled at another college and you wish to transfer credits to LCCC, you will need to submit an official transcript from that college. Transcripts can be mailed to:

LCCC Registration and Student Records
4525 Education Park Drive
Schnecksville, PA 18078

Send transcripts electronically to

Send in an unofficial screenshot of your transcript for immediate transcript review to

In addition, the following restricted programs require both high school AND college official transcripts. Please refer to the program’s respective pages for further requirements:

Placement Test
Many returning students are exempt from testingIf you were previously enrolled in a 100 level English, Reading and/or Math course, and passed with a C grade or higher, you are exempt from that subject. Please note that if you took LCCC’s placement test, your scores are valid for two years.

Healthcare Science Majors
The biology placement test is required for Healthcare Science majors and the Veterinary Technician program unless you were previously enrolled in a college level BIO course.

Science and Engineering Majors
Students in these majors must take the chemistry and math placement tests.

For more information about placement tests or to schedule a test date please visit the LCCC Testing page or call any of the LCCC campuses where placement testing is offered.

Placement testing is offered at the following LCCC campus locations:

  • LCCC Main Campus: 610-799-1124
  • LCCC Allentown: 610-799-1940
  • LCCC Tamaqua: 570-668-6880

Students should consult with Admissions to discuss testing requirements.

Register for Classes


Pay for College

Financial Aid (FAFSA) and Payment Plan
All students seeking financial aid must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). (LCCC college code is 006810.)

  • Apply for financial aid as soon as possible; you can apply as early as October 1.
  • To set up a tuition payment plan, visit the Business Office website or call 610-799-1157.
  • Learn more about financial aid at FATV, available in English or Spanish.

Deadlines to have your financial aid applied directly to your tuition:

  • Summer Session: March 1
  • Fall Session: May 1
  • Spring Session: Nov. 1

Note: If you do not apply by the deadline, you can still receive financial aid. You will need to pay your tuition in full or set up a payment plan, and your financial aid will reimburse you.

LCCC offers scholarship opportunities to help fund your education. In order to be considered for the majority of LCCC’s Foundation Scholarships, you must complete a FAFSA.

Payment Due Dates

  • Summer 2023 semester is due May 3, 2023.
  • Fall 2023 semester is due July 12, 2023.

A payment plan is available online and at the Business Office.
Please contact the Business Office for more information.
Make your payment or set up a payment plan.

Financial Aid Office at or call 610-799-1133
Business Office at or call 610-799-1157

*If you plan not to attend or withdraw from LCCC, you must inform the Registration & Student Records at or call 610-799-1171.