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Coronavirus Update

All LSC facilities remain closed through April 30. Classes being moved to online resume April 13. Click here to see which classes will be moved to online and which remain face to face. Fall 2020 registration begins April 15.

Find important student resources and learn more about how LSC is responding to COVID-19 here.


About Lone Star College

Our Mission

Lone Star College System provides comprehensive educational opportunities and programs to enrich lives.

Our Vision

Lone Star College will be a model college globally recognized for achieving exceptional levels of success in student learning, student completion, gainful employment, equity and affordability.

Fast Facts

Chancellor: Stephen C. Head Ph.D.

Founded: 1972

FALL TUITION 2019 (12 hours/semester)

LSC Achievements

1st community college in Texas to debut three bachelor's degree programs simultaneously
Largest hispanic population
great colleges to work for
2nd in nation in granting associate degrees to hispanics
1st College in texas to offer registered apprenticeship programs
Ranks #1 for Online Student Enrollment in The Nation


LSC-CyFair & Centers

9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433


LSC-Houston North

4141 Victory Drive
Houston, Texas 77088


LSC-Kingwood & Centers

20000 Kingwood Drive
Kingwood, TX 77339


LSC-Montgomery & Centers

3200 College Park Drive
Conroe, TX 77384


LSC-North Harris & Centers

2700 W.W. Thorne Drive
Houston, TX 77073-3499


LSC-Tomball & Centers

30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375


LSC-University Park & Centers

20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070



Lone Star College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on College to award Associate of Arts, Associate of Arts in Teaching, Associate of Science and Associate of Applied Science Degrees. 

Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lone Star College.

Accredited since 1976, Lone Star College's accreditation was reaffirmed in 2012.


LSC-University Center

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Interested in a bachelor's, master's, or doctoral degree? Continue your college career onsite with LSC-University Center at The Woodlands or University Park location. Attend junior, senior, and graduate level classes without traveling to university campuses. Multiple programs and partner universities to choose from.


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LSC Focus Cultural Beliefs

  • One LSC
  • Student Focused
  • Own It
  • Advance Equity
  • Cultivate Community
  • Choose Learning

Faculty Qualities of Excellence

The faculty members of Lone Star College strive to create a notion of world citizenry in students. In that pursuit, they model ways of thinking and being that incorporate diversity, equality, and equity. They are innovative in the pursuit of learning. Ultimately, they create a culture where learning thrives, people of safe, and mirror the qualities of world citizenry. View the complete Faculty Qualities of Excellent detailed flyer (PDF).

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Student Invested

An excellent LSC faculty member demonstrates commitment to student success by maintaining academic rigor, fostering student accountability, and embracing diversity in all its forms.

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Content Expert

An excellent LSC faculty member is dedicated and invested in one's discipline and exhibits a continual pursuit of knowledge.

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Pedagogically Excellent

An excellent LSC faculty member employs engaging instructional strategies to foster student learning.

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Institutionally Dedicated

An excellent LSC faculty member will collegially participate, communicate, and collaborate within the college and community.

"The scholarships and the experiences I've had [at LSC] have been great...it's been a life changing experience. I'm really looking forward to attending the University of Houston-Downtown."

Rachel Perez, dual credit student, LSC Graduate, now attending UHD

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