Nov 26, 2022  
2020-2021 Lane Community College Catalog 
2020-2021 Lane Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Community Connections

Academic Learning SKills

Main Campus, Building 11, Room 245, 541.463.5439,

Academic Learning Skills (ALS) offers courses to improve student success in general education, career technical, and transfer courses. Students who take courses offered by Academic Learning Skills gain confidence and abilities to be successful in their classes. Students improve their reading, writing, vocabulary, critical thinking, math, digital learning skills and learning/study skills.

Adult Basic and Secondary Education

Main Campus, Building 11, Room 201, 541.463.5214, Downtown Center, Room 203, 541.463.6180,

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 117,  541.463.3500, or email

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 117, (541) 463-3500, or email

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.

Lane Child and Family Center

Main Campus, Building 24, Room 114, 541.463.5517, or email

The Lane Child and Family Center is state licensed and nationally accredited through the National Association for the Education of Young Children and rated five stars by Oregon's Quality Rating and Improvement System. The preschool/child care program is located on the main campus and provides child care for children 30 months to 5 years of age for student, staff and community families.

Child care grant and subsidy assistance is available. Students with children enrolled in the Lane Child and Family Center may qualify to receive a CCAMPIS grant, reducing child care expenses by 75 percent. See  

In addition, the Lane Child and Family Center has a Preschool Promise classroom which provides free child care for children 3-4 years old. See


Continuing Education

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

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, Room 203  and at the Main Campus, Building 11, Room 201. 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, or email

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


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

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

Small Business Development Center

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

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 Services (S3) provides vocational training to adults with developmental/intellectual 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 individual and small group training to develop social, work, teamwork and communication skills for future competitive employment. Learn more at