Prior to registering as a new student, if you are taking six or more credit hours or plan on obtaining an associate’s degree or certificate, you are required to see a Student Services academic advisor or faculty advisor for assistance in planning your schedule for your first semester. As a current Lake Michigan College student, you are encouraged to meet with a Student Services academic advisor or faculty advisor prior to each semester and anytime you have questions.
Professional advisors are available to assist students with questions regarding academic and career transfer planning as it relates to educational goals and objectives. Some specific areas where assistance is provided are:
- Assistance with academic opportunities and choices
- Academic program planning
- Developing individualized Student Education Plans (SEP)
- Transfer to senior institutions
- Student resources, i.e. disability services, single parent/displaced homemakers, grants, and services
For advising at the Napier Avenue Campus, contact the Student Services information desk (269) 927-8128 to schedule an appointment.
For advising at the Bertrand Crossing Campus, call (269) 695-1391 for an appointment.
For advising at the South Haven Campus call (269) 637-7500.
Please send your questions to an LMC Advisor. Or, read through our Frequently Asked Questions.
Academic Advising by Faculty
Full or part-time students are encouraged to see the faculty advisor for their particular area of study during their first semester of classes to review their academic goals. Faculty advisors are available each semester to answer questions and assist students with their academic goals. Please call faculty advisors directly for an appointment.