Proud past, bold future.

College of Lake County started with one building in 1969 and now leads the future of education and workforce development in Lake County with three campuses and online programming to serve the diverse needs of Lake County, Illinois.

Quality academics, equity for all and a commitment to furthering student success are what CLC strives to deliver every day for the last 50 years in the past and the future ahead. Join us in the conversation throughout our celebratory year on our social media channels or with #CLC50th


Think you know CLC? Think again. Come out to one of our 50 Free Events for 50 Years at one of our three campuses. Events on this site will be free and open to the public to enjoy.


Join us in a conversation about leadership, take a closer look at what programs we have to offer or just simply come to have fun. This list will be updated throughout our celebratory year with more events added and details updated. Please keep checking back for more information.