Fast Facts


view fall 2015 enrollment report (pdf)

Economic Impact

  • Lone Star College adds $3.1 billion to the Houston economy with higher student incomes and increased business productivity.
  • LSC expands the Texas tax base by about $627.8 million each year by increasing state income and business productivity.
  • LSC students generate $87.1 million a year in social savings to the Texas public because an educated workforce has improved lifestyle behaviors, with fewer welfare and unemployment claims.
  • LSC associate degree graduates earn an average of $15,400 more per year than a person with a high school diploma.

View the full economic impact report (pdf)

Additional Reports

pdf Fall 2015 CR Registration Report
pdf Spring 2015 CR Registration Report
pdf Report Card to the Community
pdf Economic Contribution Report

View the Analytics & Institutional Reporting website


View student information for fall 2015 (pdf)


Budget 2015 2016


Funding Sources 2014 2015

Property Tax - $116,230,000
State Funds - $72,510,000
Other - $6,200,000
Auxiliary - $15,000,000
Tuition and Fees - $110,680,000

Property Tax Rates

Maintenance and Operations - $0.0765
Interest and Sinking - $0.0316
Tax Rate Total - $0.1081

Bond Rating

Standard & Poor's AAA