Admitted Students

Congratulations on being admitted to Lake Erie College! Our admissions team is here to help you make the exciting transition to college. Here is what you need to do to take the next step:

1. Submit your FAFSA.

Click here to find out how. If you have questions about your financial aid package, call or email us at 440.375.7100 or

2. Submit your deposit to reserve your spot.

Submit your $200 enrollment deposit to hold your spot in the incoming class.

deposit now
  1. Online using the button above
  2. Over the phone with our Bursar's Office (440.375.7022)
  3. In the mail (Office of Admissions, Lake Erie College, 391 West Washington Street, Painesville, OH 44077)
Be sure to include your Student ID found at the top right corner of your acceptance letter along with your deposit. If you need assistance, please contact our Office of Admissions (440.375.7050)

3. Visit our beautiful campus!

Experience our highly personalized education for yourself.  Sit in on a class, have lunch with our president and find out how affordable a private liberal arts education can be at LEC!
Schedule your visit here

4. Register for New Student Orientation!

To register for orientation, click here.  Once you have paid your new student enrollment deposit, you will receive your new student enrollment information packet by mail. This information includes your Lake Erie Online (LEO) log-in information along with housing information, and other important enrollment information.  Contact the Admission Office with any questions related to this information.