Orientation helps new students plan to succeed.
New Student Orientation helps you overcome challenges as you transition to college. We connect you with the academic support you need to succeed in your classes, the information you need to make informed choices, and the awareness you need to spark your involvement in the campus community.
To attend a New Student Orientation in Springfield, call 217-786-2292 or visit registration. You may also sign-up for an upcoming New Student Orientation using SignUp.com.
New Student Orientations are also offered at our Outreach Centers. To attend, call or visit the LLCC location in:
New Student Orientation is required for all first-time degree or certificate-seeking students to support their successful transition to college. New student-athletes and students requesting accommodations must call 217-786-2224 to meet with their assigned advisor before orientation. For students with special circumstances, we have an online orientation option. Students may also request a waiver.
- New Student Orientation, call to sign-up at LLCC in Springfield 217-786-2292, Beardstown 217-323-4103, Jacksonville 217-243-6699, Taylorville 217-786-2754, or Litchfield 217-786-3401.
- Pay tuition*not required for all students
Date & Place
Once you have applied, call 217-786-2292, visit registration, or call/visit an LLCC Outreach Center to reserve the earliest available orientation session (see Orientation Checklist). Sessions are offered February through August for new students starting in Summer or Fall semester and October through January for new students starting in Spring semester. Orientations are approximately three and a half hours long.
You will meet with your assigned advisor after attending New Student Orientation. For the best advising experience, please send in transcripts from your high school and any college you’ve previously attended. Also,take the placement assessment (if your major requires it and you did not achieve the required scores on the SAT or ACT). To schedule your advising appointment, call: LLCC Springfield 217-786-2224; Beardstown 217-323-4103; Jacksonville 217-243-6699; Taylorville 217-786-2754; and Litchfield 217-786-3401.
During your initial advising session, you will be shown how to register online for your classes.
Online registration help is available by calling 217-786-2292.