Published on: March 05, 2014Students wanting to move their degree plans closer to graduation or transfer can take advantage of low-cost options available at Lone-Star College-University Park. Registration begins March 5 for Summer I, Summer II and the May Mini-Mester.
One option open to LSC-University Park students is the May Mini-Mester, which begins May 12 and runs for three weeks. Students can also opt to make the most of their summers by earning more college credit. Summer I begins June 2 and Summer 2 begins July 10.
LSC-University Park courses are designed for a variety of academic goals, including career certificates, associate degrees or university transfer. Credit classes are available in accounting, business, computer technology, and energy and manufacturing technology.
Academic advisors are available to assist students with questions about Summer sessions or Mini-Mester options. Students can call 281.290.2600 or email UPAdvising@LoneStar.edu for more information. Registration offices are open Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
LSC-University Park is the sixth LSCS campus located in the former Compaq Computerís world headquarters complex. The 71-acre campus houses four university partners, a charter high school, several business partners, Lone Star Corporate College and the LSC Energy and Manufacturing Institute. Under the first President, Shah Ardalan, LSC-University Parkís vision is to be nationally recognized as the model for the innovative college of the 21st century. In just two years, LSC-University Parkís Invitation-2-Innovate (i2i) has resulted in many local, national and global recognitions, including one patent. The campus is located at the corner of State Highway 249 and Louetta Road across from Vintage Park. For more information about LSC-University Park, call 281.290.2600 or visit LoneStar.edu/UP.
Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and one of the fastest-growing community college systems in the nation. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, seven centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.