Online Student Services
Important Dates for Fall 2016
Your success at Lone Star College is important to us. LSC-Online advisors are available to assist students with advising services related to courses offered in an online format. Some of these services include general advising, registration, the add/drop/withdrawal process, and degree planning. You can download and submit the Student Information Form to get started. Find more advising resources here.
Online Readiness Tool
The SmarterMeasure Learning Readiness Indicator is an assessment tool that identifies a potential or current Lone Star College student’s level of readiness for studying in an online course environment. Use the tool to measure your technical skills and get feedback on your learning style. Use the login information below, and take the free assessment here.
Log In to the Free Assessment
Online Course Orientation
Current students can access their online courses after completing the online course orientation. The online course orientation has been developed to help students with online course functions like uploading assignments, taking quizzes, sharing discussions, and more.
To access the Online Courses Orientation, login to myLoneStar and locate the "LSC Online (Online Classes)" tab on the left side of the screen. Once the link has been clicked, a small window will open displaying a green button with the option to "View My Online Classes." Click on this button, and you will find the online student orientation listed under "Community Groups." Start your orientation here.
Online Tutoring Support
Students taking online and hybrid courses at Lone Star College can access the online tutoring center, writing lab, and study center from the myLoneStar portal. Online tutoring is available 24/7 with access to practice quizzes, flashcards, an online writing center, and more. Login to MyLoneStar and find the online tutoring center under the LSC-Online tab here.
Schedule Change Form
If you decide to drop or withdraw from a course, please complete and submit the Schedule Change Form from your MyLoneStar email account before the 5:00 p.m. deadline. If you have any questions about how this may impact your Financial Aid, you may contact them by phone (281) 290-2700 or visit the Financial Aid office at your nearest campus. To complete a request, right-click Schedule Change Form and choose "Save Target As" or "Save Link As" to save the file to your computer. Then navigate to the saved file. Double click it.
Live Chat and Scheduling Assistance
Our LSC-Online advisors are here to serve all students that are enrolled full online and/or enrolled in an online EDUC 1300 course. All fully online student have access to live chat with an online advisor through the MyLoneStar student portal to handle more immediate items and to answer questions (ie: dropping a class, questions about a course, dates, and deadlines). Simply click on the “LSC-ONLINE” link on the left hand navigation pane and select “Online Chat” to begin your chat session.
Monday - 11:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday - 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday - 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday - 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday - 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Speak to one of the LSC-Online advisors by calling 281.290.5000.