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Coronavirus Update

All LSC facilities remain closed through April 30. Classes being moved online resume April 13. Click here to see what classes will be moved online and which will remain face to face.

Fall registration begins April 15 and scholarship applications are accepted through May 4. Find important student resources and learn more about how LSC is responding to COVID-19 here.

Personal Preparedness Checklist

Personal Preparedness Checklist

Before an Emergency:

  • Know your location and evacuation routes.
  • Know where fire extinguishers, emergency exits, emergency telephones and pull alarms are for your area.
  • Know where the First Aid Kit is located.
  • Keep 281.290.5911 handy - the telephone number for Campus Emergencies. Program the number into your cell phone.
  • Follow instructions given to you from a trusted faculty, staff, or law enforcement representative.
  • Keep identification on you at all times.
  • If you do not speak English, prepare an emergency card with your name, addresses, and information about medicines and allergies. Keep on you at all times.
  • Remember the details of an event.
  • Learn where the emergency campus assembly area is located.
  • Learn first aid and CPR.

After an Emergency:

  • Notify your relatives that you are safe, but do not tie up telephone lines that may be needed for emergency calls.
  • Use caution in entering a damaged building.
  • Move to a safe and secure place once it is safe to do so.
  • Stay away from damaged electrical wires and wet equipment.
  • Monitor local television and computer displays and listen for alerts.
  • Check food and water supplies for contamination before consuming.
  • Check the web at LoneStar.edu for updated information.
  • Stay calm and take time to think. Give assistance where needed.
  • If ordered to evacuate, take your emergency kit, personal belongings (if possible), and follow official directions to a safe place.
  • Use telephones for emergency calls only.

Emergency Kit:
  • Water and a nonperishable or easy open canned snack
  • Small First Aid Kit
  • Flashlight with extra batteries
  • Special medications and specialty items (pain relievers, walking cane, hearing aid battery, etc.)
  • Cash
  • Medical alert and emergency contact information
  • Family Emergency Plan 
Remember, relief workers cannot reach everyone right away. Prepare before an emergency occurs.

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