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The Laker Impact Scholarship provides the financial opportunity for eligible students, majoring in any course of study, who wish to attend the University without incurring significant financial debt. The purpose of this scholarship melds well with LSSU’s strength and goal of providing social mobility opportunities to socioeconomically challenged students who will make a difference while attending our university and to become productive citizens in their communities and around the globe.

Share #BeSuperiorGivingTuesday and help us raise $5,000 in support of the Laker Impact Scholarship! Our Giving Tuesday campaign runs from November 30 through December 5, 2021. Help us to make a difference in the lives of Laker students throughout the year!
Lake Superior State University Offers New Bachelor Of Science In Data Science

Students looking for the skills to compete in today’s data-driven world will find the perfect fit at Lake Superior State University with the announcement of a new bachelor of science degree in data science.

The program emphasizes the creation, analysis, and use of data-driven knowledge to influence the decisions of businesses, communities, and policymakers.

LSSU is now accepting applications for new and transfer students to start in the fall 2022 semester. Read more.
Galen Duncan '94, became UIC’s Senior Associate Athletic Director for Health, Wellness and Performance. Read more.
Judy Greer '96, retired after 33 years being a deputy health officer in Alpena. Read more.
The Lake Superior State men's basketball team will play its final two nonconference games of the season this week as the team matches up with the Finlandia Lions for a Tuesday evening game in the Bud Cooper Gymnasium on Nov. 23 at 6:00 p.m. and hosts the Lewis University Flyers on Saturday, Nov. 27 at 3:00 p.m. Read more.
The Lake Superior State women's basketball team fell to the Ursuline College Arrows by a final score of 88-62 in the team's first home nonconference game of the season on Sunday, Nov. 21 in the Bud Cooper Gymnasium. With the loss, the Lakers record sits at 1-2 following the second weekend of the season. Read more.
The Lake Superior State hockey team lost to the Bowling Green Falcons by a final score of 6-2 on Saturday, Nov. 20 at the Slater Family Ice Arena in Bowling Green, Ohio in the closing game of a Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) weekend series. With the loss, the Lakers hold a 7-8-1 overall record and a 3-5-0 mark in conference play this season. Read more.
Lake Superior State women's volleyball senior middle hitter Camdyn Odykirk has been named to the 2021-22 All-GLIAC Honorable Mention Team, as announced by conference officials on Saturday, Nov. 20. Read more.
Lake Superior State men's cross country student-athlete David Mitter qualified for an at-large bid for the NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships following his performance at the NCAA Division II Midwest Region Championships last weekend. The NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships will be held on Saturday, Nov. 20 in Saint Leo, Fla. at The Abbey Course. Read more.
Join your fellow LSSU alumni and friends for Lake State Night at the Red Wings as we continue our 75th anniversary celebrations! All attendees that purchase through our LSSU specific link will receive a Red Wings and Laker co-branded beanie, with a portion of the proceeds going to support the LSSU Foundation and the greatest areas of need for our students.

The pre-game social will take place at The District Market inside Little Caesars Arena.

Join fellow teammates, coaches and Laker fans back at the Cooper Gym for the annual Laker Basketball Alumni Reunion Weekend! Register by Feb. 10 and you will receive up to 2 FREE tickets to Saturday’s men's and women's basketball games. For more information, contact the Alumni Office at 906-635-6219, or email

Visit us online for information about alumni events and programs, to update your information with LSSU, and to become an Annual or Lifetime Member of the Alumni Association.