LFCC to Host Open Houses in April

For Immediate Release:
April 10, 2008

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

MIDDLETOWN and WARRENTON, Va. – Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is hosting open houses for prospective students and community residents to tour LFCC’s Fauquier and Middletown Campuses and learn more about the College’s services and programs. The events are free and open to the public.

Who: Individuals interested in attending LFCC

What: During the open house, LFCC employees will provide tours of the campuses; instructions on how to apply to the College and how to sign up for new student orientation; information about certificate and degree programs, campus activities and LFCC’s athletics program; and answers to questions about financial aid, transferring to a four-year institution and dual enrollment.

When: Fauquier Campus – Wednesday, April 23, 2008, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Middletown Campus – Thursday, April 24, 2008, from 5 to 8 p.m.

Where: The Fauquier Campus is located at 6480 College St. in Warrenton.
The Middletown Campus is located at 173 Skirmisher Lane in Middletown.

For more information, interested individuals may contact the Office of Student Success at the Fauquier Campus at 540-351-1507 or at the Middletown Campus at 540-868-7161.

For more information, media professionals may contact Kalie Kelch at 540-303-7599 or kkelch@lfcc.edu or Shari Laraway at 540-868-4080 or slaraway@lfcc.edu.

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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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