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First Time Freshman


A first-time college student must have ONE of the following: 

 - the Alabama High School Diploma or its equivalent from a regionally and/or state accredited high school 

- a GED

- a high school diploma issued by a non-accredited high school which is equivalent to the Alabama High School Diploma AND a composite ACT score of at least 16

 - the Alabama Occupational Diploma AND an ACT composite score of at least 16




Transcripts documenting the above must be official and must be mailed directly to

Lurleen B. Wallace Community College
Admissions Office
P. O. Box 1418 
Andalusia, AL 36420




  In addition, the following items are also required:



 - a completed LBWCC Application for Admission;
- an acceptable form of identification; applicants claiming in-state status for tuition purposes must also submit documentation of Alabama residency (for example, an Alabama driver’s license)
 - COMPASS Placement Test results or ACT scores of 20 or higher in English, reading, and mathematics;
 - all male students between the ages of 18 and 26 must have registered with the U.S. Selective Service System 



Applicants with the above credentials are considered “degree eligible”.


Lurleen B. Wallace Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges or SACSCOC to award the Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, Associate in Applied Science degrees and certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lurleen B. Wallace Community College.