News Release


News From

Lane Community College
Friday, March 13, 2020
LCC positioning for coronavirus impact

EUGENE, Ore. – Lane Community College remains open. There are no known cases of COVID-19 at LCC at this time. The college’s Coronavirus Response Team has announced plans for next week’s finals and the start of spring term on March 30.

Regular updates are posted to the college’s COVID-19 resources page.

Winter Finals

Winter term finals will be given by alternate methods such as online. Faculty will advise students about final exam changes and how to complete courses with hands-on requirements such as in some career-technical programs. In these instances, social distancing and other protocols recommended by health authorities will be used.

Spring Term

The first three weeks of spring term will be delivered by remote methods and will begin as scheduled on March 30. Instructors will advise students how to access course materials without attending classes in person.

Campus Events

Effective Friday March 13, and through at least Sunday April 19, nonessential events on college property have been cancelled. This applies to events and all college and community-related performances, activities, and athletic events.

Travel Restrictions

Nonessential travel for college business, including within Oregon, is suspended through at least April 19.

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Brett Rowlett, Director of Public Affairs


(541) 463-5850

Lane Community College educates over 25,000 students annually at six locations across Lane County and online. Students and alumni from all 50 states and 79 countries create more than an $850 million dollar impact on the local economy, helping to support more than 13,000 local jobs. Lane provides affordable, quality, professional technical and college transfer programs; business development and employee training; academic, language and life skills development; and lifelong personal development and enrichment courses.