Lake to Lake is an innovative, new partnership between Lakeshore Technical College and Lakeland University which provides a unique higher-education option to eastern Wisconsin students. Students participating in the Lake to Lake program complete their associate degree at LTC and continue their education at Lakeland by entering as a college junior to complete a related bachelor’s degree.

Key Benefits

  • Affordable, flexible college degree option close-to-home
  • Guaranteed admission to Lakeland University following LTC graduation
  • Students are career-ready in two years following their LTC program completion and are able to work in their field while continuing their education at Lakeland
  • Most Lakeland majors will accommodate working student schedules through online and evening programming
  • Scholarship opportunities offered to LTC graduates
  • Support to help students launch and advance in their careers

Eligible Programs & Majors

  • Currently 17 LTC programs are part of the Lake to Lake initiative. Career areas range from Business and Information Technology (IT) programs to Health and Hospitality related programs.
  • The LTC programs align with ten different Lakeland University majors.

How it Works

  • Students apply for admission to an eligible LTC program
  • Students meet with their LTC program advisor to map out their LTC coursework
  • Students register in Lake to Lake through an online form at
  • Students meet with their Lake to Lake Lakeland advisor on the LTC campus
  • Students complete Lakeland admissions steps

Additional Student Perks

  • Lakeland athletics pass for student and one guest
  • Invitation to Lakeland’s popular Big Fish Festival
  • Invitation to Lakeland Business Colloquiums
  • Opportunity to access Lakeland housing
  • Complimentary access to Lakeland fitness center
  • Support from LTC and Lakeland advisors

For More Information

  • Students, visit the learn more page.
  • Media inquiries, please contact David Gallianetti, 920-565-1119 or

Lakeland University and Lakeshore Technical College are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges & Schools (NCA).