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24 locations

200+ programs

$16K in 2+2 transfer savings

20+ online programs

  • $0

    application fee

  • 100%

    acceptance rate

Lone Star College is an open-enrollment institution and applying is always free.

New Students


Complete the online application through Apply Texas and choose Lone Star College

Fulfill Requirements

Complete placement testing, submit transcripts, and complete other admission requirements as needed.

Get Accepted

Congratulate yourself for taking the first step toward a rewarding future. (Now, time to register!)

Enrolled at LSC within the last 2 years?

Good news--your application is still valid. Simply log in to the myLoneStar student portal to register for class. If you attended LSC more than two years ago, please complete the New Student Admission steps above.


Non-Credit Programs & Courses

Anyone can take non-credit courses for Workforce Training, Personal Enrichment or Professional Development--without applying for admission or completing placement testing. These courses do not carry college credit, however, the workforce and professional development courses may offer Continuing Education Units (CEU).

Admission Requirements

  • Pre-Assessment Activity
    This is only required for students taking the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) Assessment.

  • Placement Testing
    Some students must complete the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) Assessment prior to New Student Orientation. See requirement details.

  • Bacterial Meningitis Vaccination
    The bacterial meningitis vaccination requirement must be satisfied before registering for classes.

  • Submit Transcripts
    High school transcripts should be submitted to Lone Star College upon high school graduation. College transcripts are required from all institutions attended.

  • New Student Orientation
    Attend a New Student Orientation session on campus before registering for class.

  • CHSRMA Completion
    Campus Health, Safety, & Risk-Management Awareness (CHSRMA) modules foster a supportive learning environment.


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