High School Counselors

You play an important role in helping students prepare and plan for college and careers. We've organized links and info on this page to assist you as you promote student success.

Visiting our Springfield campus or one of our Outreach Centers, either in person or virtually, is helpful for students in determining听if 绿帽社 is right for them. Visit opportunities include:

  • 绿帽社 Open House
  • In-person tour听and听groups tours 鈥 for group tours, contact your high school's 绿帽社 recruitment team member (contact info at bottom of page).
  • with a member of our recruitment team

The first step to earning a college degree or certificate at 绿帽社 is for the student to apply:

Apply to 绿帽社

After the application has been processed, students can follow these steps to be fully registered and ready to start attending classes.听It includes听submitting high school transcripts, and if available, SAT/ACT scores.

Do you have a student who is undecided on what to major in? The听绿帽社 Career Center听is available to help your student navigate the process of researching and considering different career paths.

绿帽社 provides the best value in education. We recognize that everyone has their own educational goals, and we are the cost-effective pathway to achieve them.

If interested in receiving financial aid, students can file the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) at . Each year on Oct. 1, the FAFSA becomes available for the next (summer-fall-spring) school year. 绿帽社's school code is 007170.

Have questions? Visit 绿帽社 Financial Aid or contact us at financial.aid@llcc.edu or 217-786-2237.

The scholarship application process is open online from Nov. 15-Feb. 15 for the following academic school year. (Example: Application submitted听Nov. 15, 2023-Feb. 15, 2024 would be eligible for 2024-2025 scholarships.)

Only one application form is needed to apply for all scholarships. Students submitting a complete application are considered for all available scholarships for which they are eligible. Visit 听for more information.

绿帽社 provides opportunities for students to earn college credit while in high school. We partner with several area high schools to offer these concurrent enrollment programs. Options include:

  • College Now (taught by 绿帽社 faculty at the college)
  • Dual Credit (taught by approved high school teachers at the high school)

For the student application for high school Dual Credit and College Now programs:

Apply: High school programs

For more information on these programs, contact 绿帽社 Concurrent Enrollment at lynn.gerton@llcc.edu听or听217-786-2582.

Have a student who is not听yet 16 years old and interested in taking college classes? 绿帽社 has you covered with a variety of course options!

We'll help guide you through the enrollment process, which is designed to help ensure students are prepared for college-level coursework in a college setting and will benefit from the experience.

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