Campus and Student Body
The Lakes Region Community College campus is located in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, adjacent to the Belknap Mountains and the Gunstock Ski Area. The White Mountains Recreation Areas are a short drive to the north, and the cities of Concord and Manchester and the Seacoast are less than an hour to the south. Laconia has a population of approximately 18,000, and Belknap County, in which the College is located, has a population of approximately 62,000.
Approximately 1,400 students attend the College each semester (960 FTE) in its technical, professional and transfer programs. 53% of the students are male and 47% are female. 60% of the students are 24 years of age or younger. 62% of the students are enrolled full time in a degree or certificate program, 38% are non-matriculating students, and 3% are enrolled in non-credit courses.
Lakes Region Community College does not discriminate in the administration of its admissions and educational programs, activities, or employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or veteran status. This statement is a reflection of the mission of the Community College System of NH and LRCC and refers to, but is not limited to, the provisions of the following laws:
- Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
- The Age Discrimination Act of 1967
- Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972
- Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
- The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1975
- Section 402 of the Vietnam Era Veteran’s Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974
- NH Law Against Discrimination (RSA 354-A)
Inquiries regarding discrimination may be directed to the Title IX Coordinator, Larissa R. Baia, VPSSEM, Lakes Region Community College 379 Belmont Road, Laconia, NH 03246 603-366-5215, Lbaia@ccsnh.edu or the CCSNH Title IX Coordinator, 26 College Drive, Concord, NH 03301, (603) 230-3500. Inquiries may also be directed to the US Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights, Region 1, 1875 JFK Federal Building, Boston, MA 02203, (617) 565-1340; the NH Commission for Human Rights, 2 Chenell Drive, Concord, NH 03301, (603) 271-2767; and/or the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, JFK Federal Building, Boston, MA 02203, (617) 565-3200.