• October 1, 2022 at 11:36 am
    LSSC will resume classes and normal schedules on Monday, Oct. 3. Please check your email and LSSC.edu for additional information.


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[Hurricane Ian] LSSC campuses to reopen on Monday, Oct. 3

Lake-Sumter State College will resume a normal operating schedule on Monday, Oct. 3 with classes resuming and employees returning to work. A damage assessment was completed on all campuses, and…

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[Hurricane Ian] Emergency Deans available for student assistance

LSSC Students:  As Hurricane Ian begins to leave our area, we know that the storm may have impacted different areas of our counties in varying ways. We recognize that you…

Campus Closure 9/28-9/30 Hurricane Ian 2022

LSSC campuses to close 9/28-9/30 due to Hurricane Ian

UPDATE 9/29 – Emergency Deans available for student assistance The Emergency Deans will provide support in navigating College processes and provide referrals and assistance in connecting you with College resources…

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Welcome Back to Campus – A Letter from LSSC President, Dr. Heather Bigard

Dear students, As we begin another academic year, I am excited to welcome you to our campuses for your classes, activities, and student services. I first want to introduce myself,…

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Christine Boodhoo appreciates the value of education in advancing her career [Alumni Spotlight]

Lake-Sumter State College alumnus Christine Boodhoo knows it’s cliche but really does love helping her community through her career at the Groveland Police Department. Boodhoo has called Lake County home…

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LSSC announces appointment of three key leadership roles

Lake-Sumter State College and President Dr. Heather Bigard are pleased to announcement the appointment of three vice presidents. “I am excited for each of these individuals to join my leadership…

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LSSC Foundation receives $85k grant supporting energy utility program expansion

The Duke Energy Foundation has awarded Lake-Sumter State College through the LSSC Foundation $85,000 to support a new renewable energy certificate program and student scholarships.

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Scholarship incentive for fall course registration continues through July 24

Lake-Sumter State College is pleased to announce a new program for new and current students attending classes for the upcoming Fall 2022. Thanks to support from the LSSC Foundation, Inc.,…

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The next generation of nurses

This article originally appeared in the Triangle News Leader on May 25, 2022, and was written by Laura Bennett-Kimble, Contributing Editor of the Triangle News Leader. The health care profession…

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LSSC proposing student fee modifications for 2022-23 year

Lake-Sumter State College is providing public notification of proposed changes in student fees for the 2022-2023 academic year. In accordance with Florida Statutes 1009.23(20), Lake-Sumter State College is notifying the community of…

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What to know about academic regalia at LSSC

The tradition of the academic dress dates back nearly eight centuries. Scholars, both teachers and students, wore long gowns to keep warm in the damp and drafty halls of learning.…

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LSSC Proudly Announces Winners of 35th Annual LSSC Mathlympics

Twenty-three teams from across Lake and Sumter County high schools competed in the 35th Annual ‘Mathlympics’ competition hosted at Lake-Sumter State College on Friday, April 8. Students have 60 minutes…