• Apply to Lewis and Clark

    If you are a student interested in taking a course for credit or starting a degree program, complete the steps below to apply to L&C today. 

    There are two ways to fill out an application:

    What's next?

    Upon application, you are automatically accepted here at Lewis and Clark Community College. See what's next.

    Selective Admissions

    Most of Lewis and Clark's programs invite open enrollment, but some require a little bit extra. The following are Selective Admissions Programs:

    • Associate in Applied Science degrees
      • Dental Hygiene
      • Nursing
      • Occupational Therapy Assistant
      • Paramedicine
    • Certificates of Proficiency
      • Dental Assisting
      • Paramedicine 

    To apply for these programs, fill out our online application and check the box that denotes selective admissions, or fill out a paper application that clearly states your selective program choice on the Program/Major line.

    Pre-Admission Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene Testing

    Students wanting to be considered for admission to the Dental Assisting or Dental Hygiene programs must take a Health Occupations Aptitude Examination. This test is offered once a year, typically in January. Visit those program pages to learn more.

    Pre-Admission Nursing Testing

    Students wanting to be considered for admission to the Nursing program must take the HESI Nursing Admission Test. The test must be completed at least one semester prior to entry into the program. Admission tests are offered biannually in October and April. Visit the Nursing program page to learn more.