Lone Star College-Online

Student Updates


Don’t miss your Drop Deadlines! (Fully Online Courses)

Your last chance to drop fully online 16 week courses is January 26th at 5pm.*

If you wish to drop your fully online 16 week course, we must receive your FORM in our email by 5pm on Monday, January 26th at onlineadvisor@lonestar.edu.  Due to privacy laws, you are required to send the Schedule Change Form from your Lone Star e-mail account only.  Your request will only be processed if we receive the Schedule Change Form (also linked below), filled out completely from your official Lone Star email account.  We will send you a confirmation when the drop has been completed or if you missed the deadline.  We highly recommend that you contact the Financial Aid office prior to submitting your Schedule Change form.

If you are taking an in person course and wish to drop, please contact the advising center at your campus.   

*If your course is not a REGULAR 16 week course (Jan. 12 – May 10, 2015), please check the Drop Date Guide to determine when your Schedule Change Form is due. 

Schedule Change Form: (If you are experiencing trouble accessing the form, download the form by right-clicking the link and selecting "Save Link As") http://www.lonestar.edu/departments/webservices/Schedule_Change_Form_Final.pdf

Drop Date Guide: (If you are experiencing trouble accessing the form, download the form by right-clicking the link and selecting "Save Link As") http://www.lonestar.edu/departments/lsconline/Official_Day_Dates_SP_2015.pdf

Need help with your online courses? The Service Desk is available 24/7.

Lone Star College-Online, Anywhere, Anytime!

Lone Star College-Online is committed to providing you with online learning opportunities to meet your educational, professional, and personal goals. Lone Star students have access to:

Online classes allow students to obtain college credit through the use of a variety of learning activities, via discussion boards, interactive class projects, presentations, and written papers. Online classes may require proctored (supervised) exams or other necessary learning activities such as specific orientations or labs.

For these activities, online students may have the option to go to an LSCS college site or to an off-campus location that is convenient to them and approved by the instructor. Course and testing requirements for LSC-Online courses vary – please check with your course instructor to ensure that your personal and/or employment schedule and location will enable you to successfully complete all of the course requirements!

Hybrid classes are those where approximately 50 percent or more of face-to-face instruction is regularly replaced by online coursework.

Is online learning right for you?

Before you enroll in an online course, take some time to find out if online learning is right for you and how you can be successful in an online learning environment by completing our Online Skills Assessment.

To begin, simply log in using the following log in and password:
Login: lscstudent
Password: lonestar

Complete Your Criminal Justice Degree Online!

Students can now complete an Associate of Arts degree in Criminal Justice online!

Criminal Justice onlineThe Criminal Justice AA is an academic transfer degree leading to the bachelor of criminal justice degree. Credits earned in this field of study transfer to other four-year colleges in Texas. To earn a Criminal Justice AA degree, students must successfully complete 61 credit hours. Depending on the number of hours completed during a semester, individuals can earn a criminal justice degree in as little as one-and-a-half to two years. Students must first be admitted to the Lone Star College System and are then able to apply for the Criminal Justice degree.

For more information on the Criminal Justice degree, please contact:

US Department of Education Notice

The United States Department of Education requires that we inform students of the complaint processes in the state in which the student is receiving the education – http://www.sheeo.org/node/434

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