Feb 03, 2023  
2019-2020 Lane Community College Catalog 
2019-2020 Lane Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Community Connections

Adult Basic and Secondary Education

Main Campus, Building 11, 541.463.5214, Downtown Center, 541.463.6180, www.lanecc.edu/abse

The Adult Basic and Secondary Education (ABSE) department offers programs in multiple locations for workplace skills development, preparation for the General Education Development (GED) exam, career pathways and workforce exploration, and college preparation.


Main Campus, Building 19, Room 202, 541.463.3500, www.lanecc.edu/catering or email lanecatering@lanecc.edu

Lane Catering offers full catering services delivered anywhere in Eugene/Springfield and surrounding areas with a focus on sustainable practices, menu customization, and use of local, seasonal ingredients harvested seasonally from our onsite Learning Garden.

Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management students have the opportunity to work side by side with Lane Catering’s professional staff in a learning lab environment. We welcome and specialize in accommodating all dietary requirements as we make it a learning opportunity to teach our students. 

Center for Meeting and Learning 

Main Campus, Building 19, Room 202, (541) 463-3500, www.lanecc.edu/center or email center@lanecc.edu

The Center for Meeting and Learning (CENTER) offers conference and event venues at the Main Campus in Eugene, Oregon. Renowned for exceptional customer service, sustainable event practices and local and seasonal catering offerings, the Center offers you and your guests an unrivaled event experience.

Continuing Education

Downtown Center, 101 W. 10th Ave., Suite 119, Eugene, OR 97401, (541) 463-6100 www.lanecc.edu/ce

Continuing Education offers hundreds of noncredit courses each term in career and technical (vocational) training, employment training, computers, consumer/money, art, music, foreign language, home/house/garden, health and health occupations, human development, recreation, outdoor programs, and general interest areas. Some courses are offered online.

Continuing Education offers short-term training and upgrading for a wide range of professional fields. In some cases, students can earn continuing education units, industry certification, or meet state and/or national professional examination preparation requirements. Enrollment in most courses is open to any interested person over 16 years old.

Continuing Education offers a variety of training and programs, including:

  • Massage Therapy
  • Medical Receptionist
  • Nursing Assistant 1
  • Nursing Assistant 2
  • Personal Care Aide
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Phlebotomy
  • Project Management

English as a Second Language

Offered at the Downtown Center and at the Main Campus. See English as a Second Language  for more information.

The English as a Second Language (ESL) Department provides instruction for adult non-native English speakers seeking to improve their oral and written communication skills for work, community involvement, academic, or personal goals. Courses are designed to help students with everyday communication, as well as with the transition to work or to other training and/or academic programs, including credit and noncredit programs in community colleges or universities.

KLCC Radio (89.7 FM)

KLCC is a public radio station licensed to Lane Community College in Eugene, Oregon. With 81,000 watts of power, KLCC 89.7 FM is the most powerful public radio signal in Oregon.

KLCC serves more than 88,000 listeners each week within a 100 mile radius of Eugene. Besides our main transmitter in Eugene, we have translators in four communities throughout Western and Central Oregon (Cottage Grove, Oakridge, Riddle and Sisters), and five sister stations – KLBR in Bend, KLFO in Florence, KLCO in Newport, KLFR in Reedsport, and KMPQ in Roseburg – all broadcasting KLCC programming.

Lane Community College Foundation

Main Campus, Building 19, Room 270, 541.463.5135, www.lanecc.edu/foundation or email foundation@laneccfoundation.org

The Lane Community College Foundation raises and invests funds for scholarships, programs and capital needs.

Program and Capital Support: The state provides only a portion of the funding necessary to support instructional programs. Gifts from individuals and businesses strengthen Lane’s ability to provide education and career training to nearly 25,000 students each year.

Scholarships: Scholarships open the door to higher education for many people who otherwise could not afford college. Gifts for scholarships are an investment in the future.

Tax-deductible gifts to support Lane’s programs and students should be made payable to: LCC Foundation, 4000 E. 30th Avenue, Eugene, OR 97405. Call 541.463.5135 for more information on how you can help. If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, visit www.lanecc.edu/foundation/scholarships.


Residents of the Lane Community College District who purchase a Community Borrower card, may:

  • Check out materials from the LCC Library.*
  • Place interlibrary loan requests.
  • Community Borrowers who are affiliated with LCC (clinical affiliates and volunteers) may also access online databases from off-campus.
  • Summit borrowing and technology check outs are not available to Community Borrowers.

Learn more at library.lanecc.edu/circ/communityborrower

Senior Companion Program

The Senior Companion Program of Lane County improves the quality of life for the citizens of Lane County by providing supportive services and companionship to disabled and isolated adults. Senior Companions in Lane County benefit from service opportunities by participating in caregiving activities with other professionals and by building self esteem through vital community service. Learn more at www.lanecc.edu/scp/about-program

Small Business Development Center

Downtown Center, 101 W. 10th Ave., Ste. 304, 541.463.6200, lanesbdc.com

The Lane Small Business Development Center offers a multitude of support services for small businesses, from start-up to established, from small to medium, with 1-500 employees and up to 25 million in sales. Whether your business has been in existence for a hundred years, or is just starting out, the Lane SBDC has the right specialized tools and expertise to help you find success.

Services include:

  • Small Business Management Programs,
  • Entrepreneurial Workshops and Registration
  • Confidential, No-cost Business Advising and Resources.

Specialized Support Services

Specialized Support provides employment training and education to adult students who experience developmental disabilities. Specialized Support Services operates as a cooperative venture between Lane Community College, the Lane County Office of Developmental Disabilities, and the State of Oregon’s Seniors and Persons with Disabilities Division. Specialized Support Services offers intensive individual and small group instruction which addresses social skill development, on the job employment skill training, work crew skills in socially integrated settings, supported work skills, and competitive employment placement. Learn more at www.lanecc.edu/sss