Accepted Student Information

Our Final Enrollment Steps

We welcome YOU as a New LBC Student!

Congratulations! We are thrilled to have you as a member of the Lancaster Bible College Family! As part of your commitment to attend LBC, you’ll want to follow the steps below:


Step 1 – Pay your Deposit

In order to reserve your spot and make your enrollment official, we require a $200 deposit that serves as your commitment to LBC. Call the Solution Center at 717.560.8200 to make your payment or pay online.

Pay Your Deposit Here


*Haven’t seen your Financial Aid Estimate yet? Please fill out your FASFA and contact your admissions counselor*

Contact the Admissions Team


Step 2 – Sign up for Student Orientation & Registration (SOAR)

Student Orientation and Registration (SOAR) is an important part of the enrollment process. The form below will allow us to finalize the details of your upcoming enrollment. You will be receiving important information (class schedule, financial statement, and more) for the start of this Academic Year. SOAR will take place on campus and you will experience:

  • Meeting with the rest of the LBC family, including faculty, staff and current students
  • Interacting with other incoming students and their families
  • Getting to know the Student Affairs team and more!

(Phone appointments are available for International and out of state students)

Sign up for SOAR

Step 3- Find us on Facebook!

Find us on Facebook! Request access to our LBC Students Starting Fall 2020 & Spring 2021 page, allowing you to get to know other incoming students, interact before you arrive on campus, participate in contests and stay up to date on what’s happening at LBC!

*please note this is for students only*

Join Our Group

Step 4-  Register for Housing*

The next step will be to register your housing status with Student Affairs on our Star Rez Housing Application. This application is for all commuters and residents to designate your housing status. The housing application is open from March 30- July 15. All incoming students may start the application now. For residential students, incoming students may select their room and meal plan starting May 1. Please set a calendar reminder for these dates and use your LBC login credentials to fill out the application. Questions can be directed to residencelife@lbc.edu.

*You must fill out the SOAR Form before you are able to register for housing

Register for Housing

Step 5 – Complete Health Forms

All full-time undergraduate students are required to have their Physical Examination, Vaccination Record and, Health Record on file in the Health Services Office. Forms must be completed prior to arriving to campus.


Physical Exam: Please print out the physical exam and have it completed by your health care provider. Once completed, please upload it directly into your documents. To upload your physical exam please do the following:

  • Sign into your My.LBC account.
  • On the left side, please open the “My Documents” folder.
  • You will see which documents are due.
  • For the document name, please use the following format Last Name, First Name PE and the date of the exam. For example Doe, John PE March 18 2021. Please scan you immunization record along with your physical exam.
  • Using the down arrow, select physical exam form and choose your file from your computer.
  • Once your file is attached, hit the upload button at the bottom.

Health Record: Please complete this Health Record Form.


Vaccinations:  All resident students are required to have a meningococcal vaccine. There are two types of meningitis: Meningococcal B and MCV4. Information on meningitis can be found at PA Dept. of Health. Meningitis vaccines can be obtained from your family doctor. Other options include your State Health Center (1661 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA, 717.299.7597) or a Travel Health Clinic (Travel Health Services).

If you elect not to be vaccinated, please print and complete the Vaccination Decline Paperwork. Send completed form to nurse@lbc.edu or fax it to 717.560.8204.
Vaccination Decline Paperwork


Incoming Student Athletes have to fill out the forms about in addition to this form here: Athlete Physical Exam


Drug & Alcohol: Students are expected to comply with LBC’s Drug and Alcohol Policy.


The nurse will review your completed paperwork and reach out if she has any questions. If you need to speak to the nurse, email nurse@lbc.edu or call 717.560.8215.

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Step 6- Submit Final Transcripts

As you make final preparations, your Final Official High School or College Transcript is required. If we do not receive a final official transcript prior to the start of the semester, your financial aid could be in jeopardy. Please have your transcript mailed to Lancaster Bible College which can be sent to the following address:


Traditional Undergraduate Admissions Office
Lancaster Bible College
901 Eden Road
Lancaster, PA 17601

Additional Helpful Information & Resources

– Lost your login credentials? Email admissionsoffice@lbc.edu or text us at 717.937.2751

– Visit the bookstore for your textbooks. Bookends Bookstore

– LBC Student Handbook is your guide to successfully navigate college life as a student. View the handbook 

– Online access to your schedule, financial aid information and to contact your adviser is through MyLBC

– Your guide to all the important dates for the whole academic year is the Academic Calendar

Thrive@LBC

Thrive@LBC is a three-week program designed for select students as part of their acceptance to LBC. Thrive provides a foundation for ongoing success at the college level. Thrive accomplishes this goal by creating an environment where students are able to take root spiritually with daily devotional time, to grow academically with a morning and an afternoon course, and to connect socially with each other and the LBC community.

 

Thrive@LBC

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Living on campus?

Our Resident Life staff is eagerly anticipating your arrival.  The following links are great documents to help you as you begin thinking about moving to campus:

Resident Housing – If you completed your SOAR registration as a resident student you’ve already completed this form! If you are a commuter changing to a resident student, please complete this form now to help us better pair you with a roommate.

Resident’s Mini Link   – learn more about Resident Life at LBC!

What to Bring – as you begin thinking about packing for your dorm room, visit our resident hall page and at the bottom you will find guidelines on what to bring.

Meal Plan   – Resident students will need to purchase a meal plan. Commuting students have the option to buy a meal plan.

Commuting to campus?

Commuters make up nearly 50% of our student population – and we can’t wait to meet you!  Here is a great info sheet for you as you begin your time at LBC!

Commuter Mini Link   – learn more about commuter life at LBC!

Planning to have a vehicle on campus?

All resident and commuting students who park their vehicle on campus are required to display a valid LBC parking permit. Register your vehicle online and receive your FREE Parking Permit in your LBC Stop (mailbox) when you arrive at the start of the semester. Vehicle Registration Form

Bring your bicycle on campus?

Register your bicycle online.  Bicycle Registration Form

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Your Chance to Win a Scholarship

So you’ve just gotten word that you’ve been accepted to Lancaster Bible College’s traditional undergraduate program and you couldn’t be more thrilled. Want to turn that enthusiasm into a sweet scholarship. Then enter our contest for a chance to win a $2,000 scholarship.

Here’s what you need to do:

  • Post a picture or video of yourself holding your acceptance letter to social media with the hashtag #lbcsaidyes – the more creative, the better!
  • That’s it!

The winner will be announced bi-weekly and contacted directly.

So be inspiration!