Financial Aid Office - Student Financial Aid - Lake Land College, Mattoon Illinois Financial Aid and Veterans Services

Financial Aid Office

The mission of Lake Land College’s Financial Aid and Veteran Services Office is to assist students and their families in actively seeking college financial resources in the form of federal and state grants, work study, loans, and scholarships.

Contact Us

Stop by: Webb Hall 030. (map)


Phone: (217) 234-5231

Fax: (217) 234-5018

Mailing Address: Lake Land College
Attn: Financial Aid & Veteran Services
5001 Lake Land Blvd.
Mattoon, IL 61938

Federal School Code: 007644

Office Hours

Fall & Spring Semesters
Monday - Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Summer Semester
Monday - Thursday 8:00 am – 5:00pm
Friday Closed


Lake Land College complies with the Family and Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA). Written requests for access to financial aid records are to be addressed to the Director of Financial Aid and Veteran Services.

Code of Conduct

All Financial Aid Staff, Administrators, and Business Office personnel adhere to Lake Land College's Code of Conduct regarding student loans.

2016 Summer Request Form
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2016-17 FAFSA Available January 1

Submit your 2016-17 FAFSA at on or soon after January 1 in order to maximize financial aid eligibility for 2016-17 school year, which begins with the Fall 2016 term.

Financial Aid in the Laker Hub

You can now check the status of your FAFSA application and documents in the Laker Hub. Simply log in, and click on "Status and Documents" from the Financial Aid menu. Awards can also be viewed there.

Check Your Laker Mail!

Important financial aid updates and information is being sent to your Laker Mail. Be sure to check it regularly!

Get Your Refund Faster!

Sign up for Direct Deposit! Log in to the Laker Hub, click on Student Refunds-Bank Info under the Financial Information menu, and enter your info.

Important Dates

1/1/16 - 2016-17 FAFSA Available

1/11/16 - Spring Semester Begins

2/5/16 - Pell Refunds of Credit Issued

2/19/16 - Loan Refunds of Credit Issued

3/4/16 - Spring Bills Due in Full

4/29/16 - Final Day to Request Spring Loan

5/9/16 - Spring Semester Ends

Financial Aid Nights
FAFSA Completion Events
FAFSA Overview
FAFSA Tutorial
IRS Data Retrieval Tool
Introduction to Financial Aid

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