Lake-Sumter Community College

Apply to Lake-Sumter State College 

Are you ready to start? If you’re a first-time-in-college or transfer student, complete the online application or click the button below! If you're not a first-time-in-college student or a transfer student, and you're not sure if the online application is for you, see "Student Classifications" below for more information.

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Student Classifications 

Audit Students

Students may Audit courses if they do not wish to receive college credit. Learn more

Baccalaureate (Bachelor Degree) Students

Baccalaureate applicants must apply online and will be required to submit the $30 application fee. LSSC offers two baccalaureate programs: One in Nursing, and one in Organizational Management

Dual Enrollment Students

The Dual Enrollment program allows qualified public, private, and home education high school students to enroll in select college and vocational credit courses offered by LSSC. Learn more!

Early College ("Early Admission") Students

Early College (or "Early Admission") is a form of dual enrollment specifically designed for qualified 12th-grade high school students. Learn more

First Time in College (FTIC) Students

Students are considered "first-time-in-college" (FTIC) students if they have never attended any college or university, and if they are planning on pursuing a certificate or degree at LSSC, or if they will be taking at least a few credit courses. Apply now!

International Students

International students must complete the International Student Application and submit it with the application fee to the Admissions and Records Office. Learn more!

Non-Degree Seeking Students

Students who wish to take just one or a few courses at LSSC but not obtain a certificate, associate, or baccalaureate degree are considered Non-Degree seeking students. Learn more!

Returning (or "Readmit") Students

Returning (or "Readmit") students have attended LSSC more than one year ago.
Submit the Re-Entry application.

Transfer Students

Transfer students have previous coursework from another college or university. Learn more!

Transient Students

Transient students are students who are currently enrolled in another college or university and wish to take only one or a few courses at LSSC with the intention of transferring the LSSC credit back into his or her "home institution." Learn more!


We are proud to serve those who have served! LSSC Admissions and Records staff recognize there are many differing kinds of educational benefits available to veterans and their families, as well as national guardsmen and reservists via the Department of Veterans Affairs. Learn more!


Check the Status of your Application

Once you have completed and submitted your application, log in to Lake-Sumter Online Information Services (LOIS) to check its status. Use your application login and PIN.


Contact Us

Send your supporting documents (residency, transcripts, etc.) to the Admissions and Records Office:

Lake-Sumter State College
Admissions and Records Office
9501 U.S. Highway 441
Leesburg, FL 34788 

Phone: 352-787-3747​
Fax: 352-365-3553

Questions about applying? Not sure about your student classification? Contact us with your questions by phone or email.