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New Student Orientation

What Makes LMC an Exciting Place to Go To School?

Here are some LMC highlights:

  • New high-tech Library & Community Center, Math Building, and Science & Engineering Building, and beautifully-landscaped quad area
  • Installation of photovoltaic panels making our own energy from the sun!
  • Our student newspaper, "The Experience," has won the Pacesetters award for three years in a row, the top honor for the Journalism Association of Community Colleges.
  • Learning Communities that link classes and students
  • Transfer Academy -new program offering strong support and community to incoming students who want to transfer to a four-year college or university
  • MESA Program for support in math and science, and transfer for a baccalaureate degree in science, engineering, computer science, or another math-based field
  • Environmental Sciences program & opportunities for field work in Contra Costa watershed with award-winning professor
  • New Engineering program to earn an A.S. degree and prepare for transfer
  • CTE - Career Pathways that lead to high skill, high wage and high demand careers
  • Recording Arts Program with state-of-the-art studio environment, professionally honored instructors (over 30 Grammy Nominations & 12 Grammy Awards)
  • A Drama Department well known for its plays & talented instructors, award-winning online film and theatre classes, exciting acting, improv, & film production classes
  • Honors Transfer Program for challenge & scholarship & community
  • Puente Program for Mexican-American and Latino transfer success
  • Umoja Scholars Program for African-American unity and success
  • The LMC Nature Preserve certified as a Schoolyard Habitat for Wildlife by the National Wildlife Federation
  • The LMC Planetarium with a show called “The Sky Tonight”
  • Opportunities for students to participate in clubs, activities, & organizations on campus
  • Active & involved student government organization, the Associated Students of LMC
  • TAG = Guarantees of transfer admission at universities and other information at LMC Transfer Center
  • Intercollegiate Athletics including Football, Basketball, Baseball, Soccer, Volleyball, and Softball

There are many opportunities at LMC! Get connected!

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