DSLCC Mission Statement

Dabney S. Lancaster Community College (DSLCC) provides an opportunity for the extension of knowledge, skills, and personal enrichment in a forum that maintains high academic standards, is financially and geographically accessible, and respects each student's rights and responsibilities.

The College offers programs at the associate degree level as well as a full complement of credit and non-credit courses and resources tailored to the life-long learning needs of local residents. On-site and long-distance options incorporate up-to-date technological support. Comprehensive guidance, counseling, and tutoring services assist students in achieving their potential and in making sound educational, occupational, and personal choices.

The College serves the diverse needs of the community, sponsoring a wide array of cultural events, offering training to meet changing workforce demands, and providing facilities for research and recreation. In cooperation with local business, industry, government, professions, and other educational institutions, DSLCC prepares students for a full range of academic choices and careers.