LSC-North Harris Assessment Center


The Assessment Center serves the students, faculty, and community by assessing the knowledge and skills of students. It provides a secure testing environment and is flexible to provide and accommodate the different assessment needs of our changing population.

Services Offered

• NewTSI Assessment testing (upon referral from an advisor).  We offer CompassESL for non-native speakers. Also, Compass Math and ACCUPLACER Math for placement in higher level math courses at LSCS.
• Internal Challenge testing (upon referral from an admissions officer or instructor)
• Academic testing -- Appropriate accommodations for special needs students who have documentation from Disability Services will be required.  If a separate room is requested, the student must make the request to Disability Services 48 hours in advance. See Student and Faculty Guidelines for academic testing. 
• Correspondence exams are administered for a fee of $25 per exam.
• ACT test is administered in April, June and December. For additional information, visit
• Quick THEA is administered twice a week. On Wednesday, walk-in no later than 1:30 p.m. On Thursday, walk-in no later than 8:30 a.m. For further information, visit
• MBTI & Strong testing (upon referral from an advisor)
• CLEP (College–Level Examination Program) exams are administered by appointment only.  Online registration now available at


Student Services Building, Room 105. ( Directions to Assessment Center)

For Additional Assistance Please Contact:

Brenda Duran
Assessment Center Coordinator
Phone: 281.618.5744
Fax:  281.618.7193
Assessment Center Email

Dr. Bennie Lambert
VP-Student Development

Please contact the Assessment Center for holiday and summer hours. No tests will be administered 1 hour prior to closing. Photo identification required.


Assessment Center Hours

Regular Hours

Monday - Thursday

8 a.m. - 8 p.m.


8 a.m. - 4 p.m.


9 a.m. - 3 p.m.



Holiday Hours (2014)

August 30-September 1

CLOSED for Labor Day holiday

November 27-30

CLOSED for Thanksgiving holiday

December 22-January 4

CLOSED for Winter holidays

Holiday Hours (2015)

January 19                                      

CLOSED for MLK holiday

March 9-15

CLOSED for Mid-semester break

April 3-5

CLOSED for Spring holiday

May 23-25

CLOSED for Memorial Day holiday

July 2-5

CLOSED for Independence Day holiday

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