Lake Erie College welcomes Notre Dame College students | make Lake Erie College your new Home

Notre Dame College students,

For over 100 years, Notre Dame College and Lake Erie College have been partners in delivering a high-quality liberal arts education to students in the Northeast Ohio region. Lake Erie College is heartbroken to learn that Notre Dame will close its doors at the end of the 2023-2024 academic year. Our faculty, coaches, and staff are committed to ensuring that your academic and athletic pursuits are not interrupted and are here to help provide a smooth transition as you navigate this change.

Please find information below that will help you learn more about Lake Erie College and know that we stand with you during this difficult time.


Read on to learn more. We hope to have you join us.

Transfer to Lake Erie College

Notre Dame College students looking to transfer to another 4-year liberal arts college to complete their bachelor's degree will be welcomed at Lake Erie College with a financial aid package that matches their current aid from Notre Dame College plus $4,000.


Start a conversation:

1. Reach out to admission@pnlbmji.com to set up a meeting in person or via Zoom with one of our admissions counselors. 2. If you are ready to apply, you can do so here.


Are you a Student Athlete?

We want you to join the Storm! Lake Erie College is home to 19 NCAA Division II varsity sports teams competing as part of the Great Midwest Athletic Conference. Students from LEC regularly garner conference, regional, and national awards, backed by supportive coaches and teams. Contact the coach from your sport today and Rage On!

Athletics Staff Directory


Learn more about Academic Programs at Lake Erie College

Lake Erie College recognizes that no pathway to success looks the same, which is why we offer a wide range of academic offerings for students to choose from. At Lake Erie College, Notre Dame students would find the same small class sizes, personal relationships with professors, and academic rigor that define a quality liberal arts education.

Majors and Minors at Lake Erie College


Life at Lake Erie College

Lake Erie College’s Office of Student Life is here to help you every step of the way. From finding housing, joining one of our many student groups, or beginning your search for your post-graduation career, they’ve got you covered! We can’t wait for you to join the Lake Erie community. Reach out to ask any questions that are on your mind—Lake Erie College’s Student Life team is here to help you every step of the way.

Contact Office of Student Life