Student Life and Leadership

About Student Life & Leadership Development

Student Services Building #1, Rooms 201 & 206 
(541) 463-5336

The Student Life and Leadership Development Office is open Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m and on Fridays from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  Office personnel provide guidance and leadership for students to supplement their educational experiences and encourage them to assume responsibility and self-direction for their own personal and educational growth.

Nonacademic activities may be scheduled by contacting the Student Life and Leadership Development Office. Events may include formation of clubs and organizations, political activities, meetings, information tables, films, sales for nonprofit groups, markets and other activities.

Free Tax Help

Free tax help is available during tax season beginning in February. Dates and times will be updated beginning December 2016.

You will see signs directing you where to go. Hours are from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. This service is first come, first serve and sponsored by AARP (American Association or Retired Persons) volunteers. The college does not provide the service, only the space for tax preparers to serve you.

Bring all of your tax documentation including all W2s, 1098, 1099, childcare information and all other receipts. For specific tax related questions please contact the IRS at (800) 829-1040. Campus contact: Student Life and Leadership Development: Tina Lymath, (541) 463-5336.

For a list of other free tax help sites throughout Lane County see the AARP Tax Aide Locator. Information for Lane Community College Students - For more specific information, contact Tina Lymath at (541) 463-5336 or Christina Walsh at (541) 4541-463-5334. 

Graduation and Commencement ceremony information:

Graduation Information - Student Life and Leadership Development is responsible for coordianting the graduation ceremony for credit students and GED graduates. 

Student Life and Leadership Development also coordinates welcome week activities (the second week of each term) and coordinates the space for free tax help and other activities as well.


ASLCC Student Government (Associated Students of Lane Community College) Offices are located in the Student Services Building #1, Room 210. The ASLCC legislative body is the Senate, composed of four executive Officers, ten senators, and six student staff positions (appointed, non-voting positions). The purpose of ASLCC is to represent student interests and concerns and to promote student involvement in all phases of college life. Primary financing for ASLCC comes from mandatory student fees which are supervised by the director of Student Life and Leadership Development.

Contact the ASLCC president or the Student Life and Leadership Development Office if you would like to:

  • Serve on a college committee
  • Form an organization
  • Plan an activity
  • Become involved in student government
  • Make suggestions and express concerns

Student Resource Center

The Student Resource Center (SRC) is a branch of the ASLCC. It is located on the second floor of Building 1, Room 206 and is a student-operated service organization funded by the Associated Students of Lane Community College. SRC personnel help students to resolve nonacademic problems both on campus and in the community. Direct services provided by the SRC include assistance and referrals in areas of housing, transportation, student organizations, voter registration, and other special student interests. Free coffee is offered every Wednesday.

Find out more about carpool and ride-share information, also Lane Transit District bus schedules are available in the Student Resource Center.

Legal Services

Legal advice is free to all students who take credit classes on the main campus and are assessed the mandatory student activity fee. ASLCC Legal Services has moved off campus to the Access the Law practice downtown at 245 West 13th Avenue in Eugene, Oregon 97401.

Access the Law is a not for profit law firm dedicated to serving the needs of students and those of modest means. Eligibility and the terms of legal services as a main campus LCC student remain unchanged. Marc Friedman, a practicing attorney, is available 30 hours per week, and limited hours during summer term. Appointments must be scheduled in advance, as there are no Drop-in Services. Appointments may be made by contacting Access the Law directly at (541) 686-4890 or online on their contact page. When requesting an appointment, you will need to provide your L-number and state the nature of the legal matter. You will need to take a copy of your current term schedule to the appointment to verify your status as a fee paying student.

If you have questions please visit Bette Dorris in Room 206A in Building 1, or Call (541) 463-5365 for more information on how to access this service.

No Cash Clothing Stash

The No Cash Clothing Stash is a non-profit, free thrift store for current, registered students of Lane Community College. We accept clothing and shoes for all ages. Students are allowed to take out up to five items per day, depending on current inventory. Donations are tax deductible. For more information contact Tina Lymath at (541) 463-5336 or the Clothing Stash directly at (541) 463-5283. The Clothing Stash is located in the Center building, lower level room 006.

Clubs and Organizations

Clubs and organizations range from the Green Chemistry Club, the Native American Student Association, the Gender & Sexuality Alliance, Veteran's Club, Table Tennis Club, Student Nurses Association, and the Black Student Union to Phi Theta Kappa (honor society). Active clubs vary from year to year and represent many student interests on campus. Students are encouraged to organize new clubs and special groups compatible with the spirit of the college community. Students interested in contacting specific clubs can stop by Student Life and Leadership Development and discover the advisor contact information. Groups or individuals interested in forming clubs on campus should contact the ASLCC Student Government in Building 1, Room 210.

Community Vendors and Petitioners

The vendor program has been suspended pending construction completion.