LSC-CyFair Winter 2014 Mini-Mester

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

Admissions – Applying to Lone Star College

All students applying for the Winter Mini-Mester must follow Lone Star College admissions guidelines.

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 a counselor or advisor to choose courses and make appropriate decisions concerning students’ academic goals.

The Counseling Services staff is available year round to guide students regarding prerequisites, course transferability, career choices, and many other aspects that concern student development.

Registration

View the detailed registration schedule on our Academic Calendar.

Dates

Registration for the Winter Mini-Mester has already begun.
Classes begin December 15, 2014
Last day to register/pay is December 12, 2014

December Mini-Mester 2014
Dates Description
Dec 5 Scheduled drop date for Winter Mini-Mester;
Full payment due for pre-registered Winter Mini-Mester classes
Dec 12 Last day to register/pay for Winter Mini-Mester
Dec 15 - Jan 4 3 Week Mini-Term
Dec 15 - Jan 11 4 Week Mini-Term
Dec 22 - Jan 4 Winter Holidays (office closed)
Dec 29 Last day to drop and receive a “W” for 3 Week Mini-Term
Dec 25 and Jan 1 Winter Holidays for Mini-Term
Jan 5 Last day to drop and receive a “W” for 4 Week Mini-Term
Jan 6 Grades due in myLoneStar (4 pm) for 3 week Winter Mini-Term
Jan 13 Grades due in myLoneStar (4 pm) for 4 week Winter Mini-Term
   

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.

Class Schedules

On Campus 2014 Winter Mini Classes

Subject Catalog Course Title Start Date End Date
ARTS 1301 Art Appreciation 12/15/14 01/04/15
ENGL 1301 Comp & Rhetoric I 12/15/14 01/04/15
ENGL 1302 Comp & Rhetoric II 12/15/14 01/04/15
ENGL 1302 Comp & Rhetoric II 12/15/14 01/04/15
FIRT 1291 ST Fire Arson Investigation 3 12/15/14 01/04/15
GOVT 2305 Federal Government 12/15/14 01/04/15
GOVT 2306 Texas Government 12/15/14 01/04/15
HIST 1301 US History to 1877 12/15/14 01/04/15
HIST 1302* US History Since 1877 12/15/14 01/04/15
MATH 0308 Intro Algebra 12/15/14 01/04/15
MATH 0310 Inter Algebra 12/15/14 01/04/15
MATH 1314 College Algebra 12/15/14 01/04/15
PHED 1164* Intro to Fitness and Sport 12/15/14 01/04/15

* Hybrid Class

Online 2014 Winter Mini Classes

Subject Catalog Course Title Start Date End Date
ACCT 2401 Prin. of Financial Accounting 12/15/14 01/11/15
ACCT 2402 Prin. Managerial Accounting 12/15/14 01/04/15
ARTS 1301 Art Appreciation 12/15/14 01/04/15
BCIS 1305 Business Computer Apps 12/15/14 01/11/15
BIOL 1322 Nutrition 12/15/14 01/04/15
COSC 1301 Intro to Computers 12/15/14 01/11/15
ECON 2301 Macro-Economics 12/15/14 01/04/15
ECON 2302 Micro-Economics 12/15/14 01/04/15
ENGL 1301 Comp & Rhetoric I 12/15/14 01/04/15
ENGL 1302 Comp & Rhetoric II 12/15/14 01/04/15
ENGL 2311 Technical Comm 12/15/14 01/04/15
GEOG 1303 World Geography 12/15/14 01/04/15
GOVT 2305 Federal Government 12/15/14 01/04/15
GOVT 2306 Texas Government 12/15/14 01/04/15
HIST 1301 US History to 1877 12/15/14 01/04/15
MATH 0306 Pre-Algebra Math 12/15/14 01/11/15
MATH 0308 Intro Algebra 12/15/14 01/11/15
MATH 0310 Inter Algebra 12/15/14 01/11/15
MATH 1314 College Algebra 12/15/14 01/04/15
MRKG 2348 Marketing Research 12/15/14 01/11/15
PHED 1304 Personal Health 12/15/14 01/04/15
SPCH 1318 Interpersonal Comm 12/15/14 01/11/15
SPCH 1321 Business and Prof Comm 12/15/14 01/04/15
         

Tuition

Payment for early registration for the Mini-Mester tuition and fees is due in FULL by December 12, 2014. 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.

Credit Hours Resident of District1 Out-of-District2 International/Out-of-State3
1 $92 $162 $250
2 $152 $292 $322
3 $212 $422 $467
4 $272 $552 $612
       
  1. Resident of district: Includes tuition at the rate of $42 per credit hour, a $9 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 $70 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 $85 per credit hour international/out-of-state fee.

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

  • You must have a completed 2014-2015 financial aid file to establish eligibility.
  • Transient students will not be eligible for Mini-Mester aid. Students must be enrolled as a full year, Fall only, or Spring only student.
  • You must be making satisfactory academic progress. Click here to view the written standards.
  • If you are awarded financial aid for Spring 2014, your Mini-Mester charges will be applied to your Spring 2014 semester charges. Please note: SAP will not be run until December 17. If you are not meeting SAP your aid may be cancelled and you will be responsible for payment.

To Request to Add/Drop a Class via E-Mail

Send an e-mail to CyFair.Registration@lonestar.edu from your myLoneStar student e-mail account and include:

  • Your full name
  • Your student ID number
  • The class information for the class you would like to add/drop. (Class information consists of the Course Number, Course Subject, Section Number and Class Number)
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