LFCC to Host Open Houses for Liberal Arts Students

For Immediate Release:
October 30, 2009

Primary Media Contact:
Sally Voth
Public Relations Specialist
[email protected]
Phone: 540-868-7134

Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is hosting two open houses for liberal arts and general studies transfer students in November. These information sessions are free and open to the public. 

Topics will include an overview of LFCC’s academic programs and minimum graduation requirements, transfer to four-year institutions and breakout sessions for detailed information and an opportunity to ask questions of LFCC’s full-time faculty members. 

Dates and times are as follows: 

  • Middletown Campus – 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12 in the William H. McCoy Special Events Center, 173 Skirmisher Lane, Middletown.
  • Fauquier Campus – 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 17 in room 111, 6480 College St., Warrenton.  

For more information about the open house, interested individuals may contact Richard Elam, associate dean of humanities, math and social sciences, at [email protected] or call 540-868-7042.


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.