5285 W. US 223, Adrian, MI 49221


Living in Lenawee

Colleges & Universities

Lenawee County is unique in that it has three institutions of higher learning that thrive in the rural setting of the county.

Adrian College


Adrian College was founded in 1859. It is a private, co-educational college of liberal arts and sciences related to The United Methodist Church. It is a traditional four-year, residential college that focuses completely on undergraduate education. Accreditation: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools Facilities: Twenty-one buildings including residence halls that feature voicemail, wireless internet and cable TV access in all student rooms; a 24-hour student center; a planetarium; an observatory; the Merillat Sport and Fitness Center; and Shipman Library. The student to computer ratio is 8 to 1. Enrollment: 1,600

Siena Heights University


With a proven track record of educating working adult students for more than 35 years, Siena Heights University can be an educational resource for your business. A Catholic university founded in the Dominican tradition, Siena Heights offers associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s and specialist’s degree programs, as well as daytime, night and weekend class options. Siena Heights also has a robust internship program, as well as a proactive Career Services Office. Although headquartered in Adrian, Mich., Siena Heights also has degree completion centers in Southfield, Benton Harbor, Monroe, Battle Creek, Lansing, Jackson and Online. Siena Heights is ready to advance the careers of your employees. Let Siena Heights work for you!

Jackson College


JCC is located adjacent to the Lenawee Intermediate School District TECH Center campus and features the latest in technology, expanded classroom spaces, state-of-the-art science wing, full-service bookstore and a bistro. These features and more have allowed JCC @ LISD TECH to expand its course offerings in an attractive, comfortable, and professional atmosphere. Students can complete an associate degree, certificate or get a great start toward a bachelor's degree. JCC is a recognized leader in education, with classes offered at a convenient time, caring faculty, and the convenience of on-site registration, advising, financial aid, and scheduling of classes.