Alice Lloyd College

Academics

Providing Leadership for Appalachia

Full ImageChoosing a college is one of the most significant decisions you will ever make. The choices you make today will profoundly affect the decisions you make tomorrow. The things you learn, the way you live and how you lead will also be affected by your decision. That’s a lot of pressure! That’s why Alice Lloyd wants to help you do what is right for your needs … for the rest of your life!

Alice Lloyd College is a small, private, liberal arts college that stresses academic excellence. ALC equips students with a general knowledge of the arts and sciences and, more importantly, a working knowledge of how to make a lasting impact on their community. Alice Lloyd College is unique. The number of graduates who find their place in medicine, business, and law far surpasses those who graduate from most schools of a similar size. Even more impressively, 83% of our graduates who apply to graduate or professional school are accepted. The faculty and staff at Alice Lloyd work hard to create an atmosphere that allows students to look within themselves and find that “special something” that will make a difference. Faculty members have included graduates of highly regarded institutions such as Harvard, Yale, Cornell, Brigham Young, Penn State, Wake Forest, Ohio State University, the University of Virginia, and the University of North Carolina.

Today, the possibilities for self-fulfillment are limitless. There is no way to predict what wonderful things might happen with each new sunrise. Getting started on your future is both intimidating and exhilarating, but discovering ways in which to broaden and brighten tomorrow is why we are here today.

At Alice Lloyd you never know what a day might bring! You could discover new ways to analyze T-Cells in Microbiology or perhaps spend the day teaching Appalachian middle school children how to conjugate verbs. You could then go meet successful people like representatives from the Forcht Group of Kentucky, after they speak in the Estelle Campbell Center for the Arts on the ALC campus. You might want to relax in the indoor pool, or make a new friend at the Student Center, or spend your time with old friends hiking on one of the many wooded trails at ALC. You can learn new job skills in the Alice Lloyd Student Work Program or assist a professor in creating new teaching methods for the future.

Students on Campus
Alice Lloyd’s goal is to “prepare leaders for Appalachia.” ALC has been built around words like work ethic, commitment, responsibility, maturity, pride, challenge, service and dedication. Alice Lloyd College expects more from its students because ALC gives more to its students.

The success rate of ALC graduates is outstanding. An average of more than 96% of our graduates are either employed or attending graduate school just six months after graduation. You’ll find Alice Lloyd graduates serving as business leaders, teachers, doctors, lawyers, ministers, and in many other professions throughout Appalachia.

The most important step in your college journey is figuring out what you are meant to do with your life. Who do you want to be? How will you make a difference? Do you remember when you used to say, “When I grow up, I want to be a …?” We’ve all finished that sentence a thousand different ways. Our goals and dreams can change as quickly as the blink of an eye. But now it is time to make the decision that will shape the rest of your life. It’s about time you figured out what is right for you.

Some of Our Notable Alumni

CARL D. PERKINS
U. S. Congressman

VARGE CORNETT
NASA Engineer

HOLLIE CONLEY
Commonwealth Attorney and Circuit Judge

TOWNSELL G. MARSHALL
Executive, Armco Steel

DR. GENE T. WATTS
Physician

DR. CLYDE THORNSBERRY
Microbiologist and World-Renowned Lecturer on Disease Control

DR. REVA DUFF TACKETT
Obstetrics/Gynecology Specialist

GEORGE NICHOLS
Vice President, New York Life Insurance/Former Kentucky State Insurance Commissioner

RENE MORTON NEVENS
Federal Bureau of Investigation

TERRY DEAN JACOBS
Youngest Person Ever Elected District Judge in Kentucky

DR. WILLIAM B. GIBSON
Oral and Maxilofacial Surgeon

DR. ERIC HICKS
Pharmacist

DR. CHARLES MARSHALL
Assistant Professor – UK Health Care

AMANDA COMPTON CLARK
Dean of The June Buchanan School

 

 

Upcoming Events

Calendar

January 2013
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Begin Filling Out Your FAFSA

CloseJanuary 1, 2013 @ N/A
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JBS First Day of Second Semester

CloseJanuary 2, 2013 @ N/A
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Women's Basketball versus Point Park (PA)

CloseJanuary 4, 2013 @ 2:00 pm

Men's Basketball versus Point Park (PA)

CloseJanuary 4, 2013 @ 4:00 pm
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Women's Basketball versus Carlow University (PA)

CloseJanuary 5, 2013 @ 2:00 pm

Men's Basketball versus IU Southeast

CloseJanuary 5, 2013 @ 4:00 pm
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ALC Faculty/Staff Opening Day

CloseJanuary 7, 2013 @ N/A

Senior Registration

CloseJanuary 7, 2013 @ 10:00 am

Junior Registration

CloseJanuary 7, 2013 @ 1:00 pm
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Sophomore Registration

CloseJanuary 8, 2013 @ 8:30 am

Freshman Registration

CloseJanuary 8, 2013 @ 10:30 am

Women's Basketball versus Berea College

CloseJanuary 8, 2013 @ 6:00 pm

Men's Basketball versus Berea College

CloseJanuary 8, 2013 @ 7:30 pm
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ALC Classes Begin

CloseJanuary 9, 2013 @ N/A
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Men's Basketball versus Johnson University

CloseJanuary 10, 2013 @ 6:30 pm
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Men's Basketball versus Cincinnati Christian

CloseJanuary 12, 2013 @ 2:00 pm

Women's Basketball versus Indiana University Southeast

CloseJanuary 12, 2013 @ 2:00 pm
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ALC Last Day to Register/Drop/Add

CloseJanuary 17, 2013 @ N/A
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Women's Basketball versus St. Louis College of Pharmacy

CloseJanuary 18, 2013 @ 5:30 pm

Event Details >>

Game to be played at Berea College.

Men's Basketball versus St. Louis College of Pharmacy

CloseJanuary 18, 2013 @ 7:30 pm
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Men's Basketball @ IU East

CloseJanuary 19, 2013 @ 2:00 pm

Women's Basketball @ Midway College

CloseJanuary 19, 2013 @ 2:00 pm
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Opening Convocation (Required of ALL Students)

CloseJanuary 22, 2013 @ 1:00 pm

Opening Convocation *Required of ALL students.

CloseJanuary 22, 2013 @ 1:00 pm

Event Details >>

In the opening convocation of the 2013 spring semester, ALC welcomes mentalist and motivational speaker, Keith Matheny. This convocation is required of all students.
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Women's Basketball @ Asbury University

CloseJanuary 24, 2013 @ 5:30 pm

Men's Basketball @ Asbury University

CloseJanuary 24, 2013 @ 7:30 pm
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SAT Test Date

CloseJanuary 26, 2013 @ N/A

Women's Basketball @ Brescia University

CloseJanuary 26, 2013 @ 2:00 pm

Men's Basketball @ Brescia University

CloseJanuary 26, 2013 @ 4:00 pm
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Women's Basketball @ Berea College

CloseJanuary 29, 2013 @ 5:30 pm

Men's Basketball @ Berea College

CloseJanuary 29, 2013 @ 7:30 pm
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JBS 3rd Quarter Mid-Term Grades Due

CloseFebruary 1, 2013 @ N/A
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Eagle Day Saturday

CloseFebruary 2, 2013 @ N/A

Women's Basketball versus Indiana University Southeast

CloseFebruary 2, 2013 @ 2:00 pm

Men's Basketball @ Indiana University Southeast

CloseFebruary 2, 2013 @ 4:00 pm