Step 3: Next steps

After you apply, here are the next steps:

We will contact you

  • When you apply online, an email confirmation is sent to the address provided on the application within 48 hours.
  • Additional contact is made within two weeks regarding your application status.

If you have any questions or have not been contacted by us within these time-frames, please contact us at: admissions@lsc.edu.

Your to-do list:

Pay $20 application fee

The $20 application fee must be paid before we can let you know the results of your application. You can pay online, by mail, in person, or by phone at 218-733-7610. Financial aid does not cover the cost of the application fee.

If the fee is a hardship for you, please contact the LSC Admissions Office at admissions@lsc.edu for more information. If you’re a current high school student and you receive free or reduced lunch, please have your counselor email us at admissions@lsc.edu.

Submit high school transcripts
You may need to submit a high school transcript (courses, grades, and graduation date). Ask your high school to email transcripts to admissions@lsc.edu or fax to 218-733-5945.

Current high school students
Send us your in-progress transcript. Once you graduate, ask your high school to send us your final, completed transcript with graduation date. If we don’t receive it, you’ll be prevented from registering for your second semester of classes.

Graduated in the last 5 years? Submit an official high school or home-school transcript.

Graduated over 5 years ago? You don’t need to submit a high school or home-school transcript.

Submit college transcripts

Submit official transcripts from any colleges you attended in the past. Our transfer services provides information about which credits will transfer to LSC. To submit a transcript, contact the college and request your official transcript to be sent to LSC.

Official transcripts can be delivered to LSC

  • Secure / paperless: admissions@lsc.edu
  • By mail: Lake Superior College
    2101 Trinity Road
    Duluth, MN 55811
  • In person: Bring in sealed envelope from the institution attended. Do NOT open the envelope.

All transcripts must be official. Please allow process time (2 weeks or more) to take place.

Minnesota State College & Universities (MnSCU) transcripts If you have attended another college or university (excluding the University of MN) within the Minnesota State College system, you do not need to order a transcript. LSC is able to electronically download your transcript after you apply.

Fill out the immunization form
If you live out of state or graduated high school before 1997, please complete and mail in the immunization form. If we don’t receive it, you’ll be prevented from registering for your second semester of classes.

Do you live outside the state of Minnesota?

Apply for tuition reciprocity if you live in Wisconsin or North Dakota

Tuition reciprocity is a tuition discount offered to residents of certain states. Wisconsin and North Dakota residents must apply for this discount.

Tuition reciprocity application
Wisconsin residents
North Dakota residents

Residents of Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri or Nebraska automatically get discounted out-of-state tuition rates.

Are you applying to these programs?

Additional admission requirements
These programs have an additional program application. After becoming an LSC student, you can apply to these programs if you meet requirements.
Dental Hygiene

Radiologic Technology

You may want to:

Release your information to others (like your parents or spouse)
Lake Superior College is prohibited by law from releasing your records to an individual (including your family) unless you complete a Release of Information Authorization form

Ready for more?