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LSC-CyFair 2019 May Mini-mester

May mini-Mester is almost here! Be sure to check out the details below and start registering for your May Mini classes!

The following is helpful information for enrolling in the May Mini-Mester.

Dates

Registration for the May Mini-Mester begins March 4, 2019.
Classes begin on May 13, 2019.

May Mini-Mester Calendar

Registration Begins (May Mini and Summer 2019)  Mar. 4
Payment Due (May Mini-Mester) May 3
May Mini-Mester Classes Begin  May 13
Official Day of Record (3-Week Courses) May 14
Last Day to Drop with a "W" (3-Week Courses) May 29
Summer I Classes Begin June 3
Summer II Classes Begin July 11

Classes Offered

Check online for additional information including times, availability and campus locations (LSC-CyFair, LSC-Fairbanks Center, LSC- Westway Technology Park, and LSC-Cypress Center).

3 Week Mini Mester May 13-June 2

4 Week Mini Mester May 13-June 9

7, 8,  and 9 Week Classes Listed Below Begin May 13

Session Subject Catalog Course Title Mode 
3 Week  ARTS  1301 Art Appreciation  Online 
3 Week ARTS 1302 Art Appreciation Online 
4 Week  BCIS 1305 Business Computer Apps Online 
3 Week  BIOL  1322 Nutrition  Online 
3 Week  BUSI 1307 Personal Finance Online 
8 Week  CHEM 2423 Organic Chem I  Face to Face
4 Week  COSC 1301 Introduction to Computers Online
3 Week  CRIJ 1301 Intro Crim Justice  Online 
3 Week DRAM 1310 Theater Appreciation Face to Face
9 Week DSVT 1265 Practicum II Face to Face
4 Week  ECON 2302 Micro-economics  Face to Face
3 Week  ENGL 1301 Comp & Rhetoric I Hybrid 
3 Week  ENGL 1301 Comp & Rhetoric I Online 
3 Week  ENGL 1302 Comp & Rhetoric II Face to Face 
3 Week  ENGL 1302 Comp & Rhetoric II Online 
7 Week ENGL 2341 Forms of Literature Face to Face
3 Week ESOL 0308 Language Skills  Hybrid
8 Week  FREN 1411 Begin French I  Online 
3 Week GOVT  2305 Federal Government  Face to Face 
3 Week GOVT 2305 Federal Government  Online 
3 Week  GOVT  2306 Texas Government  Online 
3 Week HIST  1301 US History to 1877 Face to Face 
3 Week  HIST  1301 US History to 1877 Online 
3 Week  HIST  1302 US History since 1877 Face to Face 
3 Week  HIST  1302 US History since 1877 Online 
3 Week  HIST  2311 Western Civilization 1648 Online 
3 Week HUMA 1301 HUMA I: Prehistory to Gothic  Online
8 Week  ITCC 1340 CCNA 2: Routing and Switching  Hybrid
8 Week ITCC 2313 CCNA 4: Connecting Networks  Hybrid 
3 Week  MATH 0308 Introductory Algebra Online
3 Week MATH 0310 Inter Algebra  Face to Face 
3 Week MATH 1314 College Algebra Face to Face 
3 Week MATH 1316 Trigonometry  Online 
3 Week MATH 1316 Trigonometry  Face to Face
3 Week MATH 1324 Math for Business/ Social Science Face to Face
3 Week  MATH 1342 Statistics  Face to Face
3 Week MATH 1342 Statistics  Online
4 Week  MUSI 1306 Appreciating Music  Face to Face
3 Week PHED  1164 Intro-Physical Fitness&Wellness Hybrid
3 Week PHED 1304 Personal/Community Health  Online
3 Week PHIL 1301 Intro to Philosophy  Face to Face
3 Week PHIL 2303  Intro to Formal Logic  Face to Face
9 Week  PHIL 2306 Intro to Ethics  Face to Face
9 Week PHIL 2307 Intro to Social & Political Phil Face to Face
9 Week PHIL 2316 Classical Philosophy Face to Face
3 Week PSYC 2301 General Psychology  Face to Face
3 Week  PSYC  2301 General Psychology  Online 
3 Week  PHYC 2314 Life-growth/development Online
3 Week SOCI 1301 Prin. of Sociology  Online 
3 Week SPCH  1311 Intro to Communication  Online 
4 Week SPCH 1315 Public Speaking  Online 
3 Week SPCH 1318 Interpersonal Communication  Online 
3 Week SPCH 1321 Business and Prof. Comm.  Online

Tutoring

Pressured by Mini-Mester course assignments? We can help!
Mini-Mester Tutoring Hours:
Please check online for hours of operation
Academic Success Center-Open on days when the Library is open.
2nd Floor of LRNC (Library)

Library Hours

Library hours can be found here.

Holidays
Library will be closed May 25-May 26 for Memorial Day

Campus Bookstore

Please check online for LSC Cy-Fair campus bookstore hours for May-Mini. 

Things to know for using your Financial Aid for Mini-Mester

  • Click here for more information about Financial Aid.
  • You must have a completed 2018-2019 financial aid file to establish eligibility.
  • You must be making satisfactory academic progress. Click here to view the written standards.
  • If you are awarded financial aid for Spring 2019, your Mini-Mester charges will be applied to your Spring 2019 semester charges. Please note: If you are not meeting SAP your aid may be cancelled and your will be responsible for payment.

Admissions - Applying to Lone Star College 

All students applying for the Winter Mini-Mester must follow Lone Star College admissions guidelines. Transfer and transient students may find additional admissions information here.

Transfer and transient students will be required to submit official transcript(s) from all colleges or universities previously attended. However, students may be allowed to register using unofficial transcripts by signing a transcript waiver. See Registration for more information.

Official college transcripts may be:

  1. Brought in to the campus in the original sealed envelope.
  2. Sent electronically via the SPEEDE system.
  3. E-mailed as a secured PDF directly from the institution to StudentRecords@LoneStar.edu.
  4. Mailed to admissions at:
    ATT: Student Records
    Lone Star College Student Records 
    20515 SH 249- UP 1104
    Houston, TX 77070

Academic Advisement

Lone Star College-CyFair encourages all students to participate in academic advisement throughout their tenure here. The Academic Advisement process includes meeting with an academic advisor to choose courses, discuss course transferability and make appropriate decisions concerning studentsí academic goals.

The Counseling Services staff is available year round to guide students in their career choices and many other aspects that concern student development.

Registration

Once students are ready to register, they are able to search and register for open classes through their myLoneStar account. Click here for additional help. 

Students who are having difficulty registering online may also E-mail their request for registration to CyFair.Registration@LoneStar.edu from your myLoneStar student E-mail account. In this E-mail you must include your full name, Student ID number and the class information for the specific classes you would like to add. The class information should consist of the Course Number, Course Subject, Section Number and Class Number.

Transfer and transient students will be required to submit official transcript from all colleges or universities previously attended. However, students may be allowed to register using unofficial transcripts by signing a transcript waiver.

The transcript waiver may be downloaded here. Once completed, the waiver and a studentís unofficial transcripts may be sent via E-mail to CyFair.Registration@LoneStar.edu, from the studentís myLoneStar E-mail account.

View the detailed registration schedule on the Academic Calendar.

*Students are responsible for paying charges by the payment due date. Students not paying by the payment due date may be dropped from their classes.

Drop a Class During Mini Mester

Students may visit the Admissions and Records counter in CASA to drop a class or drop electronically. Students are able to drop a class electronically using the CyFair.Registration@lonestar.edu email address from their MyLoneStar email account. Students must include:

  • Full Name
  • Student ID Number
  • The class information for the class you would like to add/drop. (Class information consists of the Course Subject, Course Number, Section Number and Class Number.)

Student Load and Overload

An overload is defined as attempting more than 18 credit hours in the fall or spring terms. An overload during any term must be approved by the academic vice president or designee. A student may take only one course during the Mini-Mester.

Download the Overload Request form.

Testing Center

Check online for hours of operation during May-Mini. 

Walk-in testing only allowed for LSC Academic (Classroom) testing and Placement (TSI, Accuplacer Math, Accuplacer ESL) testing only. All other exams are by appointment only. Please call ahead for an appointment. PHOTO ID Required. 

Cy-Fair Assesment Center

Phone: 281.290.3220

Email: cyfair.testingcenter@lonestar.edu

Tuition

Payment for the May Mini-Mester tuition and fees is due in FULL by May 3, 2019. After this date, payment is due upon registration. Mini-Mester classes are NOT eligible for a payment plan. For more information, visit our Tuition page.

By registering for classes at Lone Star College, students acknowledge and agree to Lone Star College System's Financial Responsibility Agreement, available here.

Credit Hours Resident of District1 Out-of-District2 International/Out-of-State3
1 $96 $191 $252
2 $160 $350 $420
3 $224 $509 $614
4 $288 $668 $808
  1. Resident of district: Includes tuition at the rate of $44 per credit hour, a $11 per credit hour technology fee, a $2 per credit hour student activity fee, a $7 per credit hour general use fee, a registration fee of $12 and a facility use fee of $20. Applies to U.S. citizens who are residents of Aldine, Conroe, Cy-Fair, Humble, Klein, Magnolia, New Caney, Splendora, Spring, Tomball and Willis Independent School Districts.
  2. Out-of-district: Applies to U.S. citizens who are residents of Texas but do not reside in the college district. Includes the same tuition and fees as in-district students, plus a $75 per credit hour out-of-district fee.
  3. International/Out-of-state: Applies to all other students. By legislative action the tuition may not be less than $200 (minimum tuition). Includes the same tuition and fees as in-district students, plus an $90 per credit hour international/out-of-state fee.

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