About College of Lake County
The College of Lake County is located in the far northeastern suburbs of Chicago, serving a district with the third largest population in the Illinois community college system—713,000 residents living in more than 50 demographically distinct communities. Established in 1969 and accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, we serve the residents of District 532.
We have a diverse student body with more than 15,000 students in credit programs. CLC offers a wide range of academic program choices to meet students' educational needs at different points in their lives.