Lakeland University is a Bachelor's and Master's Degree-granting liberal arts institution related to the United Church of Christ with nearly 2,500+ students enrolled across 24 countries. Our international institute offers more than 30 majors, including our newest academic programs including Bachelor’s Degrees in Food Safety and Quality, Graphic Design, and Management Information Systems as well as a new Master of Science Degree in Leadership and Organizational Development.
The Lakeland University Mission
Lakeland University educates individuals of diverse backgrounds, preparing them to think critically, to communicate effectively, to succeed professionally, and to lead ethical, purposeful and fulfilling lives. Rooted in the values of the United Church of Christ, Lakeland integrates the liberal arts and experiential learning to develop the whole person for success in a dynamic, multi-faceted world.
EXPERIENTIAL EDUCATION - Learn, Work, Succeed!
Cooperative education is an exciting new way to earn a Lakeland degree, earn valuable professional experience and control the cost of college. Lakeland is the only school in the Midwest fully offering cooperative education.
COMMUNITY RESOURCES - Get in the Community Spirit
Lakeland University provides our region with several needed services, many free of charge. Get in the community spirit and take advantage of our numerous resources!
FACULTY & STAFF - Dedicated To Your Success
Lakeland University's faculty and staff, from our professors to our admissions counselors, to our resident assistants and campus security, are all dedicated to the quality and safety of the Lakeland University experience. Each employee is completely dedicated to helping students achieve their goals and aspirations.