1. Office of Admission
  2. Transfer Student

APPLY TODAY AS A TRANSFER STUDENT

Thank you for considering Lake Erie College! Our Transfer Advisors make it easier for you to complete the details of the process, enabling you to continue your current degree path or to create a new one without interruption. All transfer students are eligible for up to $18,000 in scholarship support. Transferring from a local community college? If you are transferring from one of our partner community colleges, you are automatically eligible for a two-year scholarship.

STEPS TO TRANSFER TO LEC

Complete and submit your transfer student application here.

Submit your official college and/or university transcripts.

Submit your enrollment deposit of $200 here.

Within 72 hours, you will find out if you’ve been accepted, number of transferable credits and cost.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

  • Check the FAQs for requirements and more information.

  • Contact your admissions representative.

  • Call us at 440-375-7000 or 855.GO.STORM

  • Email us at admissions@tshanhai.com.

PARTNER COMMUNITY COLLEGES

  • Cuyahoga Community College

  • Eastern Gateway Community College

  • Lakeland Community College

  • Lorain Community College

  • Erie County Community College

  • Owens Community College

To see how your courses will transfer, check out the Transfer Evaluation System

SCHOLARSHIPS & FINANCIAL AID

All students transferring from our partner community colleges, listed above, are automatically eligible for a $2,000 scholarship.

Transfer students are eligible for up to $18,000 in renewable, merit-based scholarships.

$2,000 scholarship is available for Phi Theta Kappa members in good standing with a 3.25 GPA or higher.

In order to package your aid, you will need to share your FASFA information. You can do that here.

TRANSFER FAQs

What are the admission requirements?

What are the optional submission materials?

What credits will transfer?

What merit scholarships are offered?

What is the community college scholarship?

How do I send my transcripts?

What are LEC’s Residency Requirements?

Will I lose credits if I transfer from a school that is on the quarter system?

When should I apply? What are the deadlines?

How do I schedule classes?

CONTACT INFORMATION

Office of Admissions

College Hall

391 West Washington St.

Painesville, OH 44077