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General Information
501 Vine St
Scranton , Pennsylvania 18509-3206

Disability Resource Office

Academic Development/Suite 110E
501 Vine St
Scranton, 18509-3206
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About Lackawanna College

Located in Scranton, Pennsylvania, Lackawanna College is a prestigious not-for-profit, private university that offers a comprehensive range of four-year degree programs to its esteemed students. With a strong commitment to academic excellence, Lackawanna College has established itself as a leading institution in the region, providing exceptional educational opportunities for eager learners.

The campus of Lackawanna College is situated in the heart of Scranton, a vibrant city known for its rich history and bustling community. Nestled in the beautiful Lackawanna Valley and surrounded by picturesque landscapes, Scranton offers a perfect blend of urban amenities and natural beauty. Students at Lackawanna College benefit from the vibrant atmosphere of the city while also enjoying easy access to stunning outdoor recreational activities, creating a well-rounded college experience.

Lackawanna College takes pride in its commitment to accessibility, striving to ensure an inclusive learning environment for all students. With an accessibility score of 1, the university has taken significant steps to provide equal opportunities for students with diverse backgrounds and abilities. This dedication to accessibility promotes a supportive and nurturing environment that fosters a true sense of community among the student body.

As a private institution, Lackawanna College provides students with a unique educational experience that emphasizes small class sizes and personalized attention. Professors at Lackawanna College are not only experts in their fields but also serve as mentors and guides to their students. The intimate learning environment allows for meaningful interactions between faculty and students, creating a dynamic and engaging educational experience that goes beyond traditional classroom boundaries.

Offering a diverse range of programs, Lackawanna College caters to a wide array of academic interests and career aspirations. Whether students are pursuing degrees in business, healthcare, criminal justice, or the arts, Lackawanna College provides them with a solid foundation and a comprehensive curriculum that prepares them for success in their chosen fields. The degree programs are designed to be relevant to today’s job market, ensuring that students are equipped with the practical skills and knowledge necessary to excel in their careers.

In addition to its rigorous academic programs, Lackawanna College offers a multitude of valuable resources and opportunities for students. These include internships, research opportunities, and community engagement initiatives that enrich students’ experiences and equip them with real-world skills. The university also boasts a diverse range of student clubs, organizations, and athletic teams, enabling students to pursue their passions and collaborate with like-minded individuals.

As Lackawanna College continues to enhance its standing in the academic community, its focus remains on providing an exceptional educational experience that prepares students for a rapidly-changing global landscape. The university’s commitment to accessibility, small class sizes, and comprehensive programs ensures that students receive the support and guidance they need to achieve their goals and make a positive impact on the world.

With its prime location in Scranton, Pennsylvania, Lackawanna College offers students the perfect blend of academic excellence and a vibrant city atmosphere. As a student at Lackawanna College, one can expect to embark on a transformative educational journey, surrounded by a supportive community dedicated to their success.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations