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LSC-Tomball Winter 2018-19 Mini-Mester

Accelerate Your Graduation

Whether you are a student from our university partner looking to transfer a course or a current Lone Star College student, you can save money and accelerate your graduation by taking a mini-mester course. 


Admissions – Applying to Lone Star College

All students applying for the Winter Mini-Term must follow Lone Star College admissions guidelines. If you are a student currently taking classes at another institution, you will be considered a Transient Student. Please refer to our Transient Student Checklist and follow the steps you need to apply.
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Academic Advising

Lone Star College-Tomball encourages all students to participate in academic advising throughout their tenure here. The Academic Advising process includes meeting with a counselor or advisor to choose courses and make appropriate decisions concerning students’ academic goals.
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The Counseling Services team is available year-round to assist students who may be in need of academic, career and personal counseling.
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Registration Dates

Winter Mini-Term 2018
Dates Description
November 14 Registration begins
December 7 Last day to register/pay
December 17 Classes Start
Dec. 25 & Jan. 1 Winter Holidays for Mini-Term

View the detailed registration schedule on our Academic Calendar.

Need a Class?

Student Load and Overload

A student may take only one course during the Mini-Term. An overload during any term must be approved by the academic vice president or designee. 


Payment for the Mini-Term tuition and fees is due in FULL by December 7, 2018. These classes are NOT eligible for a payment plan.

Payment plans must be obtained through myLoneStar and are available prior to the payment deadline for registration. Visit LoneStar.edu/payment-plan for information relating to the payment plan offered.

Visit the Tuition and Fees page for payment information.

Things to know for using your Financial Aid for Mini-Term:

  • You must have a completed 2018-2019 financial aid file and have established eligibility.
  • The Winter Mini-Term is part of the Spring 2019 term.
  • Book advances are not available during the Mini-Term.  Student will be responsible to purchase their own books and supplies.
  • Transient students will not be eligible for Mini-Term aid.
  • You must be making satisfactory academic progress. Click here to view the written standards.
  • For more detailed information regarding financial aid processes please refer to our link. http://lonestar.edu/financial-aid.htm