Future Students

Please select one. I am a new or returning student and…

I want to get a Degree or Certificate at LFCC.

Here is a general overview of how to get started. Once you have applied you will receive an email detailing your new student path that will outline every step you need to complete.

1. Apply for Admission

  • If you have taken Dual Enrolled classes through LFCC, click here for your specific next steps.
  • If you attended LFCC in the past and it has been more than 3 years, you will need to reapply for admission.
  • The completed application will indicate your Student ID number and MyLFCC username. Make sure to print or screen shot this information.

2. Check your personal email account

  • Once you submit your application you will receive an email, sent to the email account you used to apply to the college, with personalized next steps. Follow the instructions in this email to continue on your new student steps.
  • If you recently applied and did not receive an email, call (540) 868-7110 for your new student steps.

3. Take the Placement Test if needed

If you are a new student, you must show readiness for college-level English and Math. There are multiple ways to prove that you are ready for college-level English and Math. Click here to determine if you need to take the Placement Test.

4. Apply for Financial Aid and Scholarships

Please note:

  • The federal government does an initial review for eligibility. ONLY AFTER the LFCC FINANCIAL AID REVIEW, and completion of any required paperwork, is a financial aid award made.
  • Federal aid requires a high school diploma or GED.
  • Award updates are provided via LFCC student email.

5. Prepare for and attend Orientation 

Students who wish to enroll in a degree or certificate must meet the orientation requirement. At orientation you will explore certificate and degree programs, learn important information about student resources, financial aid, using your MYLFCC account, your assigned advisor, and more! The email you received after application will help you sign up for orientation (refer to step 2).

Before attending orientation, you will need to:

Establish Your MyLFCC Account

  • Log in using the user name you received upon completing and submitting your application. If you experience difficulty logging in to MyLFCC, please contact Admissions at 540-868-7105.
  • Set your five security questions as prompted.
  • Click on “Account Details” in the top right corner of the screen.
  • Follow the prompts to change your password.

Establish Your Student Email Account

  • Log in to MyLFCC with your new password.
  • Select Gmail link.
  • Read and agree to Gmail agreement terms.
  • Your account is established once you can view your Gmail inbox.
  • Check your student email daily for important information.
  • LFCC email can be forwarded to a personal email account by clicking on settings (a gear icon) in the top right corner of your inbox.
  • This is the official form of communication from LFCC and all notifications/information will be sent via student email.

During Orientation you will need the following documents and information:

  • MyLFCC username and password
  • Bring any documentation required as instructed from your Placement Test assessment. Click here if you have not completed the Placement Test Assessment. This documentation may include:
    • High school transcript (if you graduated within the past five years)
    • College transcript/s
    • Military transcript/s
    • SAT Scores (if taken in the past five years)
    • ACT Scores (if taken in the past five years)
    • GED Scores (if taken in the past four years)
    • Any additional information that has been requested by another office
I do not plan to get a Degree or Certificate at LFCC (Visiting Student).

1. Apply for Admission

  • If you attended LFCC in the past and it has been more than 3 years, you will need to reapply for admission.
  • The completed application will indicate your Student ID number and MyLFCC username. Make sure to print or screen shot this information.

2. Check your personal email account

  • Once you submit your application you will receive an email with personalized next steps. Follow the instructions in your email to continue your new student steps.
  • If you recently applied before April 28th, 2018 and did not receive an email, call (540) 868-7110 for your new student path.

3. Complete required enrollment forms

a High School student dual enrolling for the first time.

1. Apply for Admission

  • The completed application will indicate your Student ID number and MyLFCC username. Make sure to keep this information handy.

2. Establish Your MyLFCC Account

  • Log in using the user name you received upon completing and submitting your application. If you experience difficulty logging in to MyLFCC, please contact Admissions at 540-868-7105.
  • Click on “Account Recovery Settings” to set your security questions when prompted.
  • Once your security questions are set, click on “Account Security” in the top right corner of the screen.
  • Follow the prompts to change your password.

3. Establish Your Student Email Account

  • Log in to MyLFCC with your new password.
  • Select Gmail link.
  • Read and agree to Gmail agreement terms.
  • Your account is established once you can view your Gmail inbox.
  • Check your student email daily for important information.
  • LFCC email can be forwarded to a personal email account by clicking on settings (a gear icon) in the top right corner of your inbox.
  • This is the official form of communication from LFCC and all notifications/information will be sent via student email.

4. Contact your High School Career Coach or the High School Outreach Office at (540) 868-7149 for your next steps.

an International and English as Another Language (EAL) Student.

1. Apply for Admission

  • If you are planning to attend Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) in F1 status, in addition to applying for admission, you must complete an F1 Student Application.
  • Students under the Dream Act (Deferred Action/DACA), permanent residents, and Au Pairs need to apply for admission and contact the Advising office (540-868-7120) for additional steps and/or paperwork that may need to be completed.
  • The completed application will indicate your Student ID number and MyLFCC username. The application may issue you a password. If so, keep your password. Make sure to keep this information handy.
  • For assistance please contact Lisa Currie, International and English as Another Language Advisor, at 540-868-7120 or lcurrie@lfcc.edu.

2. Check Your personal email account 

Once you submit your application you will receive an email with personalized next steps. Follow the instructions in your email to continue your new student steps and registration appointment.

3. For Eligible Non-US Citizens you may Apply for Financial Aid and Scholarships

Please note:

For eligibility please check https://studentaid.ed.gov/eligibility/non-us-citizens.

  • The federal government does an initial review for eligibility. ONLY AFTER the LFCC FINANCIAL AID REVIEW, and completion of any required paperwork, is a financial aid award made.
  • Federal aid requires a high school diploma or GED.
  • Award updates are provided via LFCC student email.
a Workforce and Professional Development student.

Please visit LFCC’s Workforce Solutions webpage for further information.

 

 

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