Alice Lloyd College

Our Mission

The mission of Alice Lloyd College is to educate mountain people for positions of leadership by:

  • Making an Alice Lloyd College education available to qualified mountain students regardless of their financial situation.
  • Offering a high quality academic program, emphasizing the liberal arts.
  • Promoting the work ethic through a self-help Student Work Program in which all full-time students participate.
  • Providing an atmosphere in which Christian values are maintained, encouraging high personal standards, and the development of character.
  • Serving the community and region through appropriate outreach programs which utilize mountain people helping mountain people.
  • Assisting deserving students in obtaining advanced study beyond their program at Alice Lloyd.
  • Producing leaders for Appalachia who possess high moral and ethical values, an attitude of self-reliance, and a sense of service to others.

Student Outcomes

In order to meet the challenges of today’s society, ample opportunities for personal growth and maturation are provided for all Alice Lloyd College students. Upon completion of a degree from Alice Lloyd College, a student will:

  • Have knowledge in the arts/humanities, the social sciences, the sciences, and a comprehension of their impact on the individual and his/her culture.
  • Be able to communicate effectively through the spoken word, the written word, and the use of other abstract symbol systems.
  • Possess the personal attributes of a positive self-concept, adaptability, open mindedness, tolerance for others’ ideas, self-reliance, compassion, and a love of learning.
  • Possess leadership qualities and an inner sense of mission to serve others, both in the Appalachian region and beyond.
  • Have a strong sense of the work ethic, including an appreciation for the dignity of work and its importance in society. 
  • Have an understanding of multi-cultural, multi-national issues, and the necessity of global perspectives in solving problems facing Appalachia and the world in the twenty-first century.



Upcoming Events


November 2015
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October 25, 2015 October 26, 2015 October 27, 2015 October 28, 2015 October 29, 2015

Convocation: Kunal Mehta

October 30, 2015 October 31, 2015
November 1, 2015 November 2, 2015 November 3, 2015

Convocation: Politics & Social Media

November 4, 2015 November 5, 2015

JBS 2nd Quarter Mid-Term Due

November 6, 2015 November 7, 2015
November 8, 2015 November 9, 2015 November 10, 2015

Convocation: Lung Cancer Awareness

November 11, 2015

ALC Pre-Registration

November 12, 2015

ALC Pre-Registration

November 13, 2015

ALC Pre-Registration

November 14, 2015

ALC Pre-Registration

November 15, 2015

ALC Pre-Registration

November 16, 2015

ALC Pre-Registration

November 17, 2015

ALC Pre-Registration

Convocation: James V. Mongiardo Speech Competition

November 18, 2015 November 19, 2015 November 20, 2015 November 21, 2015
November 22, 2015 November 23, 2015 November 24, 2015 November 25, 2015

ALC/JBS Thanksgiving Recess

November 26, 2015

ALC/JBS Thanksgiving Recess

November 27, 2015

ALC/JBS Thanksgiving Recess

November 28, 2015
November 29, 2015 November 30, 2015 December 1, 2015 December 2, 2015

ALC Blood Drive

December 3, 2015 December 4, 2015

ALC Last Day of Classes

JBS Christmas Concert

December 5, 2015