LBWCC's new responsive website is designed to work across all platforms -- on desktops, laptops, and all mobile devices. As you access pages, please let us know if you encounter any problems. Our goal is to make the site as user friendly as possible! Read more for details.
Honors Program scholarships valued at $3,500 per year are available for nontraditional students. Hurry, deadline is July 8! Read more for details
LBW is now offering a tuition payment plan solution through NelNet Business Solutions (NBS) to assist students with the cost of tuition. This provides our students a great opportunity to spread tuition costs over time. For fall semester, applications open on July 17. The number of payments allowed depends on when you apply. Don't delay!
Germany's CBYX student exchange program is seeking a host family for a student to attend LBWCC in Andalusia.
Incoming freshmen are required to complete the COMPASS assessment (or show proof of exemption). Read more for details.
LBWCC is now taking applications for non-traditional scholarships valued at $3,000 ($1,500 fall semester, $1,500 spring semester) for the 2015-2016 academic year. Deadline is July 1, 2015. Read more for details.
LBWCC received a grant for a developmental math innovation that will ultimately save students cumulatively up to $380K a year.
Congratulations to LBWCC students recognized on the academic honors President's List and Dean's List for Spring Semester 2015. Read more to view each list.
Recent LBWCC graduate Courtney Slaughter of Andalusia is among five transfer students nationwide to be named recipient of the Mu Alpha Theta Scholarship.
Fall 2015 applications for the Diagnositc Medical Sonography program are due by June 15. Please note this is for ONLY those students who have completed all prerequisite classes by the end of summer term.
LBWCC in Opp is providing required continuing education for electrical contractors by offering a "NEC 2014 Updates, NFPA 70#, and NEC Calculations" course on July 28 and 29, 2015, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. each day, MacArthur Campus Conference Center.
LBW Community College students recently participated in the state competition of SkillsUSA, bringing home medals for their efforts.
Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society presented the highest recognition to LBWCC President Dr. Herb Riedel during national convention in April 2015.
Dr. Rex Butler, 1973 LBW graduate, is the 2015 "Outstanding Alumnus" and was recognized during the College's 50th anniversary commencement program.
Previous and current LBW presidents attended the Golden Gala, an event of the LBWCC Foundation.
LBWCC's upcoming summer term is expanded with additional course offerings at all locations. Read more for details.
Tara Moseley turned tragedy and heartache into pursuit of a dream to create a safe day care for children. Read more for the rest of her story.
Ty Hammett of Andalusia and Chloe Langston of Honoraville are the 2015 LBWCC students named to the All-Alabama Academic Team.
LBW Community College offers training for the top two in-demand jobs in the state as identified by the Alabama Department of Labor. Read more for details.
LBWCC is now offering more credit courses in Luverne! Check out welding, culinary arts, and more transfer classes. Read more for details.
If you are graduating high school soon, you are in a unique group that may be eligible for Pell Grant funds for summer semester! Read this to learn about free financial funds for summer college classes....
Congratulations to LBWCC honor students named for Fall Semester 2014.
Four 'outstanding' employees recognized by ACCS at the 2014 Chancellor's Award program in Birmingham.
Christian Cook of Andalusia wears the crown of Ms. LBWCC 2015 and will represent Lurleen B. Wallace Community College during its 50th anniversary year.
Jason Jessie joins LBWCC as the new Dean of Student Affairs.
Marketing and Public Relations staff Renée LeMaire brought home a gold, silver, and six bronze awards, and Lisa Patterson earned four bronze awards in recognition of their work.
A grant-funded mobile welding lab creates opportunity to offer welding classes for the first time in Luverne for both traditional and dual enrollment students.
LBWCC, Troy University sign Reverse Transfer Agreement, creating a pathway for students who transfer before earning an Associate Degree to transfer credits back to LBW while working on a Bachelor Degree.
LBWCC's LeMaire, Patterson win ACCSPRA Pyramid Awards, highest category recognition for three categories among all colleges in the Alabama Community College System.
The Alpha Beta Eta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at LBWCC in Andalusia is a Top 100 Chapter among nearly 1,300 chapters worldwide.
Angela Kelley represented LBWCC at this year's Alabama Master Teacher Experience.
Anyone starting the path for a four-year degree can save more than half the cost for the first two years by obtaining an Associate Degree at LBWCC before transferring. Using the STARS guide, all credits will transfer!
Tanner Jackson of Opp brings education full circle -- LBWCC as student, now as instructor.
Hugh Carter returns to Alabama, joins LBWCC as librarian.
John Bess named chair of business, information technology and social science division.
LBWCC's Director of Recruitment Heather Owen is serving this year as the president-elect of the Alabama Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers.
Dr. Herb Riedel achieves fifth-degree black belt in Aikido, student Shawn Geohagan is promoted to first-degree black belt.
LBWCC names honors students on the President's List and Dean's List for Spring Semester 2014.
Jennifer Carroll Curry, 1997 LBWCC grad, to be recognized at the 2014 commencement ceremony on May 9 at 7 p.m., Kiwanis Community Center in Andalusia
LBWCC now offers a textbook rental service. Rent your textbooks online and have them delivered to your door. Click "More" below for a link to the bookstore page and learn how!
For her many years of supporting student-focused federal programs at LBWCC, Diaon Cook was recently named the College's first "TRIO Champion."
The Fox News reports an expected boom in hiring for the next five years by oil rig companies in the Gulf Coast. LBWCC's welding and industrial electronics programs prepare students for these high-wage jobs! Continue for article link.
Thomas Hale of Straughn and Nathan Smith of Florala are LBWCC's two students named to the Alabama Community College System's All-Alabama Academic Team.
LBWCC and AUM officials signed a partnership agreement to establish new transfer scholarships and make a smoother transfer transition.
LBWCC names Fall Semester 2013 President's List and Dean's List honors students.
The LBWCC Foundation elected 2014 officers and welcomed new board members at the January meeting.
If you want to keep receiving your federal student aid, make sure you stay eligible. That includes completing the online FAFSA each year.
The Alabama Community College System marks 50th anniversary with alumni scholarship contest. Alumni invited to share their story for a chance to win a scholarship in their name for a deserving Alabama student.
Congratulations on the December 2013 Diagnostic Medical Sonography graduates!
For Spring Semester, LBWCC's Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program in Opp is offering free non-diagnostic OB ultrasounds on Thursday afternoons and Friday mornings. Read more to find out requirements.
LBWCC is one of 10 national finalists for the prestigious Bellwether Award in one of three categories and will be recognized by the Community College Futures Assembly in January.
Thanks to both the LBWCC Foundation and the MacArthur Foundation, six new projects were funded for 2013-2014 through the annual Mini-Grant program.
A new scholarship plan increases direct institutional support for students by 4.5 percent and brings the total budgeted amount to more than $1 million.
Sydney Dawn Rogers of Highland Home is Ms. LBWCC 2013-2014
LBWCC pledge to complete a degree or certificate before leaving community college for transfer or to enter the job market, part of a national movement sponsored by Phi Theta Kappa.
LBWCC's Jennifer Hall fills the vacant president-elect officer position with the Alabama Association for Public Continuing and Adult Education.
Several students participated in the fall induction of the Alpha Beta Eta chapter of Phi Theta Kappa in Andalusia.
The LBWCC Foundation recently established the Seth Hammett Endowed Scholarship
LBWCC has several distinct high-ranking institutional strengths, according to a report by NCCBP.
NATEF and ASE recently re-accredited LBWCC's automotive mechanics program in Opp.
Both the President's and Dean's Lists for Summer Semester 2013 can now be viewed.
"Beginner's Guide to the iPad," a continuing education class, will be offered in Andalusia on Oct. 7 and 8, 6-8 p.m. Cost is $35 for both sessions. Advance registration requested. Register in Student Services Office
Applications are now being accepted for the LBWCC Foundation's Saints Hall student apartments located adjacent to the Andalusia campus. Move-in date set for Aug. 18, classes begin Aug. 21.
Meet Betty Mullins of Opp. She is not like most students attending LBWCC, and her story is both admirable and inspiring.
LBWCC in Andalusia is offering a free math booster camp again, Aug. 13-15.
LBWCC's forest technology students enjoyed a field demonstration by official from Conecuh National Forest.
Emily Driggers of Elba brings home the gold in SkillsUSA esthetics competition.
Both the President's List and the Dean's List can now be viewed.
LBWCC's College Catalog/Student Handbook and the Academic Calendar for 2013-2014 are now uploaded.
A new program designed for adults working full time during the day begins this fall. Successfully complete a degree by committing two nights a week for two years.
Students interested in living in the new Saints Hall apartment complex adjacent to the Andalusia campus can now apply online.
Cara Beste Russell of Andalusia is named LBWCC's 2013 Outstanding Alumna and will be recognized at the commencement ceremony on May 10.
Emily Driggers wins SkillsUSA esthetics competition for Alabama, goes to national competition in June.
Photo by Frank Couch, Birmingham.
LBWCC Foundation to be tax exempt, helping to keep rents down at the new Saints Hall apartment complex adjacent to the Andalusia campus.
From the international conference of Phi Theta Kappa, the Alpha Beta Eta chapter brought home several awards for 2013.
Dr. Mark Heinrich, Chancellor of the Alabama Community College System, will be the keynote speaker at this year's graduation ceremony, 7 p.m., May 10, 2013, at Kiwanis Community Center in Andalusia.
Anna Mitchell of Dozier took a giant leap from being a “terrified” nontraditional college student to joining an elite national group by earning the maximum ACT score in English.
LBWCC congratulates Jessica Williamson and Ethan Powell for achieving All-Alabama Academic Team recognition.
SkillsUSA fishing tournament results in catch of large-mouth bass weighing 7 pounds 11 ounces, caught by Kenneth Smith of Opp.
An induction to the Beta Pi Nu chapter of Phi Theta Kappa was recently held at LBWCC in Greenville.
A Spring induction ceremony was held at LBWCC in Andalusia for the Alpha Beta Eta chapter of Phi Theta Kappa.
The LBWCC Foundation will build student housing to accommodate a total of 96 students next to LBWCC in Andalusia, with opening set for Fall Semester 2013.
LBWCC now has two new ultrasound machines, thanks to a grant from the Governor's Office of Workforce Development.
LBWCC's culinary arts and vascular technology programs are now approved for federal student financial aid.
LBWCC in Opp is hosting a LifeSouth community blood drive, Jan. 31, 2013, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Both the President's and Dean's Lists for Fall Semester 2012 can now be viewed.
The LBWCC Foundation recently elected new board members and officers.
LBWCC's first Innovation Champions Award winner is Mary Ann Hudson
A seven-week beginning computer class will be held on Mondays, 6-8 p.m., Jan. 28-March 11, 2013.
LBWCC changes from Blackboard to Canvas, effective Spring 2013. This affects all distance education students, whether online or hybrid classes. Continue reading to learn how to access.
An Andalusia family generously endows two scholarships with the LBWCC Foundation.
Books are recycled, reused, and PTK chapter earns donation to local food bank.
Shaw Industries recently made a donation to both the MacArthur Foundation and LBW Community College in support of higher education.
A practical nursing pinning ceremony at LBWCC in Opp recognizes 13 graduates.
LBWCC in Greenville held the Fall 2012 nursing pinning for 22 Associate Degree Nursing graduates.
Two elected representatives with the Alabama House visited LBWCC in Andalusia, Opp.
LBWCC has two new arc flash suits in the Industrial Electronics Program.
The College's two supporting foundations awarded $13,300 in mini-grants for 10 projects on three campuses.
Eight students complete medical coding training. Next class starts Jan. 8, 2013.
Several LBWCC employees were recognized at the 2012 Chancellor's Awards in Birmingham
Linda Cuevas of Andalusia earned second place in the student category of this year's Chancellor's Art Exhibit
LBWCC Art Instructor Misty Purvis received second place in the Chancellor's Art Exhibit this year
Learn about various types of breads in this one-day class on Dec. 18, 5-8 p.m., in the Carriage House kitchen of Springdale Estate.
A continuing education class for culinary arts will feature holiday selections. Class size is limited to 9, so register now in student services at any LBWCC location.
First-year Honors Program students create "honesty" program for Fleeta School first- and second-grade students.
Chelsea Moseley of Brantley was crowned Ms. LBWCC 2012-2013.
Dignitaries, donors gathered to celebrate the completion of the pedestrian safety and campus enhancement project at LBWCC in Andalusia.
"Iron bowl" rivalry results in extremely successful blood drive at LBWCC in Greenville.
LBWCC's 2013 Schedule of Classes for Spring and Summer are now available. Go to "myLBWCC" at the top right of this page to access.
First-year Honors Program students recently paid a visit to Fleeta School.
The MacArthur Foundation's second annual Scholarship Clay Shoot successfully raised more than $17,500 in scholarship funds.
The LBWCC Foundation recently made a historic investment with the purchase of property adjacent to the College in Andalusia.
LBWCC to receive $1.7M of the $10.08M TAACCCT grant from U.S. Dept. of Labor as part of the AF-TEN consortium of colleges to develop a future workforce and meet emerging technical needs.
LBWCC is among top 15 percent named to 2013 list of Military Friendly Schools®
The 2012 LBWCC Foundation-Camellia City Classic Golf Tournament raised more than $20,000 in scholarship funds.
Congratulations to students recognized on the President's List and Dean's List for Summer 2012.
More than 100 students and faculty participated in recent training for four LBWCC programs in Opp.
LBWCC in Luverne partnered with Alabama Technology Network to provide training for area businesses.
LBWCC's Child Development Center in Andalusia to house Little Saints Preschool on Tuesday and Thursday mornings for ages 3 and 4.
The Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs is asking for the help of Alabama veterans to determine the feasibility of expanding the college scholarship program for dependents.
Graduates were all smiles as they received their practical nursing pins at the LBWCC ceremony in Opp.
LBWCC selects Chef Michael Whelan as faculty for the new culinary arts program
LBWCC announces the day care option at the Child Development Center on the Andalusia campus will end August 31st -- short certificate and AAS child development programs remain available.
LBWCC's truck driver training program was highlighted in a recent news article
Alabama Department of Postsecondary Education officials visited LBWCC in Opp and Andalusia.
LBWCC's Upward Bound program is planning an exciting event and wants to make sure all former students and faculty know about it.
Now use the myLBWCC link at the top of this page to log in!
LBWCC in Opp was the site for high school students from southern Alabama to attend the summer FFA conference.
By January 1, 2014, adult learners can expect big changes to the high school equivalency GED test.
LBWCC recognized the accomplishment of adult learners and GED recipients at a graduation ceremony held in Opp.
LBW Community College Foundation recently established the Gail S. Jones Five-Year Scholarship Fund through a generous donation from the Solon and Martha Dixon Foundation.
Adult Ed grad gets ALAPCAE scholarship, accepted into Honors Program
Both new and returning Honors Program scholars were recognized at a recent luncheon.
LBWCC will hold orientation sessions for new students who have completed admission requirements for Fall Semester.
Achieve your dream through LBWCC's Forest Technology program, the only such program of its kind in Alabama and surrounding areas. Get started today by calling George Showalter, instructor, (334) 881-2275.
LBWCC was recently recognized by the Alabama Community College System Public Relations Association
The President's List and Dean's List Honor Students announced for Spring Semester 2012.
Debbie Ferguson Marcum, 1985 LBWCC graduate, is the 2012 Outstanding Alumna
Upward Bound will continue its 36-year history of service at LBWCC, thanks to a Federal TRIO Programs grant
Zach Ludmun of Florala won the SkillsUSA Alabama Gold Medal in HVACR
B.J. Ammons of Red Level is one of only 20 community college students in the nation to be named to the 2012 All-USA Academic Team
LBWCC and Athens State University is partnered in a reverse transfer agreement to benefit students
A 10-week Summer Medical Coding Class is May 24-July 31, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-9 p.m. Call today for more information.
LBWCC's Heather Owen, director of recruitment, was recently recognized as PTK Distinguished Advisor.
Students in LBWCC's Honors Program added their own design to bird houses now displayed along the scenic walking trail in Andalusia.
LBWCC students in Opp took a Readers' Theater production of "The Adventures of Mouse Deer" to Opp Middle School.
Learn more about your iPad with a continuing education course at LBWCC in Andalusia.
Interested in becoming a medical coder? Register now for the next training session to begin May 24-July 31, 2012.
Several students enjoyed meeting with their representative in Montgomery during the ACCS Leadership Day.
B.J. Ammons of Red Level holds the state's single highest recognition as a New Century Scholar, one of only 50 in the nation.
Brooke Sanders of Coffee Springs named one of 50 Coca-Cola Gold Scholars.
The next Truck Driver Training course begins May 7. Limited number of scholarships available.
100 years later, we learn of the survival story of a family on the maiden voyage of the Titanic, presented by author Dr. Julie Hedgepeth Williams.
LBWCC's welding program adds green technology
LBWCC wants your current mailing address. A new issue of the Alumni & Friends Newsletter will be mailed within the next couple of months!
Two LBWCC students recognized as All-Alabama Academic Team members, sponsored by Phi Theta Kappa.
A two-night, FREE boating safety course will be held in Opp on April 23-24, 6-9:30 p.m. Participants must attend both sessions. Advance registration requested. Call (334) 493-5347 for more information.
LBWCC contributes almost $54 million to local economy every year.
Faculty, staff and students recently celebrated two federally-funded TRIO programs at LBWCC, Upward Bound and Student Support Services. Both programs help students be successful in college.
Relax on Thursdays and give students needed clinical hours by scheduling a therapeutic massage. Call 334-493-5318 to make an appointment.
In order to allow adequate processing time, students planning to register for Fall semester 2012 classes should complete the online Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
George Barnes of Andalusia increased the level of endowment for the Evans Barnes Memorial Scholarship.
Olivia Fleming and Jessica Williamson were named first and second place winners of ACETA's McMillan Undergraduate Writing Award.
Phi Theta Kappa ABE chapter on the Andalusia campus added 32 students to the membership list for spring semester.
LBWCC instructors and staff attended the career fair recently held at the Luverne Center.
There were 77 students from five area high schools attending College 101 on the Greenville Campus recently.
An Alabama Humanities Roads Scholar makes presentation on Greenville campus.
The Greenville campus Christian Student Ministries purchases videos through Mini-Grant Program.
Andalusia campus Adult Re-Entry Club recently served heart healthy food items.
Thanks to the Mini-Grant Program, funded by the LBWCC Foundation and the MacArthur Foundation, new technical physics equipment is now available in the diagnostic medical sonography program.
Several LBWCC practical nursing students assisted at a recent community health fair held on the MacArthur campus in Opp.
The Science and Engineering Club on the Andalusia campus is sponsoring a science fair contest among middle school and high school students.
LBWCC Luverne Center offers a free program designed to provide entry-level skills required for employment with many Alabama businesses and industries.
All students should make sure their email address is current and check frequently for important college notifications
LBWCC will begin a new vascular technology program for diagnostic medical sonography graduates and professional sonographers already in the field.