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.

 

 

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Upcoming Events

Calendar

September 2016
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
August 28, 2016 August 29, 2016 August 30, 2016

Mandatory Class Meeting - Required of ALL Students

August 31, 2016 September 1, 2016

JBS 1st Quarter Mid-Term Ends

All-Campus Cookout

September 2, 2016

JBS Elementary Fall Field Day (K-5)

September 3, 2016
September 4, 2016 September 5, 2016

Labor Day (No Classes)

September 6, 2016

ALC Opening Convocation

Opening Convocation & Yearbook Photos

September 7, 2016 September 8, 2016

MAPP Testing

JBS Parent/Teacher Conference

ALC MAPP Test (Freshmen & Juniors)

September 9, 2016

JBS Senior Field Day (6-12)

September 10, 2016
September 11, 2016 September 12, 2016

Religious Emphasis Week

September 13, 2016

Religious Emphasis Week

September 14, 2016

Religious Emphasis Week

September 15, 2016

Religious Emphasis Week

Convocation: Religious Emphasis

Convocation: Religious Emphasis

September 16, 2016

Religious Emphasis Week

September 17, 2016
September 18, 2016 September 19, 2016 September 20, 2016 September 21, 2016 September 22, 2016 September 23, 2016

Alumna/us of the Year Banquet

September 24, 2016
September 25, 2016 September 26, 2016 September 27, 2016

ALC Blood Drive

Convocation: Randy Wallace

September 28, 2016 September 29, 2016 September 30, 2016 October 1, 2016