Steps to Enroll for ESL

Steps to Enroll for ESL Students Becoming Credit Students

Deadline to complete all Steps to Enroll for winter term admissions is January 5th.

Congratulations and welcome ESL students! We're happy you have chosen to enroll as a credit student at Lane. By following these Steps to Enroll, you will continue to fulfill your academic dreams!

The last day to apply for winter term admissions is January 5th.

Remember, when you enroll early, your chances of getting the classes you need increase. So please do not wait until the last minute to enroll. And consider your timing – completing the steps may take 4-10 days.

Step 1: Complete the required Lane Admissions Application

  • The last day to apply for winter term admissions is January 5th.
  • You must have an email address before completing this online form.
  • To verify myLane access you'll need to log into myLane and create a permanent Password and security questions.

Complete the required Lane Admissions Application

Step 2: Apply for Financial Aid

Though this step is optional, you will not be eligible for any federal /state grants unless you complete the FAFSA or ORSAA. Apply early, as it can take 4-12 weeks to process aid once all documents have been received.

Not sure which to file? Take the quiz!

Step 3: Complete your Math Placement

  • You do not need to take Reading and Writing placement tests at this time.
  • For summer term, the last day to take math placement test is 4 business days before the start of your session.
  • For winter term, the last day to take math placement test is Wednesday, January 5th.

Complete your Math Placement

Step 4: Complete New Student Orientation

  • You must complete Steps 1 and 3 before completing New Student Orientation.
  • Without your Math placement test scores you cannot be properly advised.
  • New Student Orientations for summer term are ongoing. The last New Student Orientation for winter will be Wednesday, January 5th.

Complete New Student Orientation

Step 5: Register for Classes in myLane

That's it! You're ready to Register!

Register for classes in myLane!

Check Holds and When I can Register:

To check when you can register, under Enrollment and Student Financial Services Registration & Books, “When Can I Register?”. To check holds, look under Enrollment and Student Financial Services, Student Records, "View Holds". If you have any holds, follow the instructions given on how to remove your holds.

Don't forget to apply for scholarships! The LCC Foundation awards a number of scholarships early each spring.

If you have any questions about academic advising, contact your ESL academic advisor by email at or by phone at 541-463-3016 or contact the Academic Advising Referral Center at 541-463-3800.

If you have questions about the Steps to Enroll or getting started at Lane in general, please contact the Office of Admissions at 541-463-5678 or email them at!