TRiO Destination College - Lake Land College, Mattoon Illinois
TRIO Destination College
High School
Jr High School


Contact Us
Lori Ohnesorge
Director of TRiO Destination College
Phone: 217-234-5048

Casey Harley
Outreach Advisor
Phone: 217-234-5047

Shannon Stuemke
Outreach Advisor
Phone: 217-234-5074

Jenny Figgins
Outreach Advisor
Phone: 217-238-8219

Joy Wohlman Boyce
Office Coordinator
Phone: 217-234-5003
Fax: 217-234-5437

Lake Land College
Workforce Development Center
305 Richmond Ave. East
Mattoon, IL 61938
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Destination College identifies and assists individuals who meet elgibility criteria and have the potential to succeed in higher education. The program provides academic, career, and financial counseling to its participants and encourages them to graduate from high school and continue on to and complete their post-secondary education. We work collaboratively within partner schools and with parents, teachers, counselors, and community outreach organizations.

How do you apply?

Applications can be printed by clicking the green button to the left. They can also be picked up in your school guidance/student services office.

Please complete application FULLY and submit it to your school guidance/student services office. You can also mail your application to:

305 Richmond Avenue East

Mattoon, IL 61938

What do we do?
  • Monthly club meetings at school, during the school day
  • Tutoring/connections to tutoring
  • College visits and trips
  • Summer camps
  • ACT prep course
  • Individual/family assistance in completing college, scholarship and financial aid application
  • Annual award ceremony
  • New experiences and fun activities

February 22
Regional TRiO Day
Lake Land College
Time: TBA

March 1
ACT Prep Workshop
Time: 10:00-2:00

March 8
ACT Prep Workshop

March 15
ACT Prep Workshop
Time: 10:00 - 2:00

March 22
ACT Prep Workshop
Time: 10:00-2:00

Important Dates
Calendar February 22
Regional TRiO Day

Calendar March 1

ACT Prep Workshop

Calendar March 8

ACT Prep Workshop

Calendar March 15

ACT Prep Workshop

Calendar March 22

ACT Prep Workshop

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Lake Land College
5001 Lake Land Blvd.
Mattoon, IL 61938-9366
(217) 234-LAKE

Community Locations:
Eastern Region Center - Marshall, IL
Kluthe Center for Higher Education & Technology - Effingham, IL
Western Region Center - Pana, IL
Workforce Development Center - Mattoon, IL

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