LFCC to Hold Special Registration Sessions in Page County

For Immediate Release:
November 2, 2006

Primary Media Contact:
Sally Voth
Public Relations Specialist
svoth@lfcc.edu
Phone: 540-868-7134

LURAY, Va. – Lord Fairfax Community College’s (LFCC) Luray-Page County Center will hold special registration sessions for the spring 2007 semester on Thursday, Nov. 16 and 30; Monday, Dec. 11, 2006; and Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2007; from noon to 8 p.m. at the Center, located at 334 North Hawksbill Street in Luray. Classes for the spring 2007 semester begin on Monday, Jan. 8, 2007.

During the registration sessions, prospective students will be able to apply for admission to the College, take placement tests, apply for financial aid and register for classes. LFCC counselors will be available to help answer any questions.

If individuals are unable to attend one of the special registration sessions, they may contact the Center at (540) 843-0722 between 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday to set up an appointment to complete the application and placement testing process prior to registration. Prospective students are strongly encouraged to apply and take the placement tests prior to the registration sessions.

Approximately 35 courses are scheduled for the spring 2007 semester in the following areas: accounting, business, child development, humanities, mathematics, science and technology. The Center is also offering English and history honors courses, among others.

For more information about the Center, individuals may call (540) 843-0722. Directions and more information about the Center can be found at http://www.lfcc.edu/LurayPageCountyCenter.

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Founded in 1970, Lord Fairfax Community College is a multi-campus public institution of higher education. With four locations — Middletown, Warrenton, Luray-Page County and most recently, Vint Hill— the College serves eight localities in the Shenandoah Valley and northern Piedmont regions. The localities are the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah and Warren and the city of Winchester. LFCC offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to providing access to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs offered on site by a four-year institution. LFCC also serves the business community by offering workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. LFCC serves more than 9,000 unduplicated credit students and more than 11,000 individuals in professional development and business and industry courses annually.

Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lord Fairfax Community College. Lord Fairfax Community College is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors. LFCC also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment.

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