Who likes to wait in long lines to register for college courses? Avoid the wait times by stopping by Lone Star College-North Harris’ Super Saturday registration event! Designed for prospective students and their families, the event will take place on Saturday, July 22, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the college’s Student Services Building, located at 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive in Houston. This event is free and open for the community to attend.
During the event, representatives from the college’s various programs will be available to discuss education options with students and their families. For those interested in applying or registering for classes, additional staff will be available to assist with the application process. On-site services will include: financial aid assistance, admissions information, advising and New Student Orientation sessions.
Bacterial Meningitis vaccinations will also be available for students at the event.
As of January 1, 2012, all students entering college are required to show proof of an initial meningococcal vaccination or a booster dose during the five-year period prior to enrolling. They must get the vaccine at least 10 days before the semester begins. Fall classes begin Aug. 28.
The vaccination clinic will serve:
- Ages 17 and under must have parental consent
- Ages 18 and under - $20 per person
- Ages 19+ - $100 per person
With proof of Medicaid or CHIP card, the vaccination is free of charge. Methods of payment include check, credit or cash.
For more information about Super Saturday, call 281.765.7980.
Lone Star College-North Harris is located at 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive, one-half mile south of FM 1960 East, between Aldine-Westfield and Hardy Roads. For more information about the college, call 281.618.5400 or visit LoneStar.edu/NorthHarris.
Lone Star College offers high-quality, low-cost academic transfer and career training education to 95,000 students each semester. LSC is training tomorrow’s workforce today and redefining the community college experience to support student success. Stephen C. Head, Ph.D., serves as chancellor of LSC, the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area with an annual economic impact of $3.1 billion. LSC consists of six colleges, eight centers, two university centers, Lone Star Corporate College and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.