Veterans Affairs

MISSION

To lead in the educational achievements of military veterans and those military-affiliated student populations to continue to engage in mentorship and professional development of those who have and continue to serve and sacrifice for liberty and freedom.

VISION

To become a model of excellence with regard to providing best in class access to post-secondary education by embracing the spirit and intent of true advocacy on the part of the military-affiliated and traditionally under-served student populations.

Please contact the Veterans Affairs Center if you have any questions or concerns at GIBILL@LoneStar.edu or call (281) 290-2922.

CERTIFICATION PROCESS STATUS

Currently processing Certification Requests received on: June 10th*
*If your Request for Certification falls before this date, please check your MyLonestar To Do List as you may be missing additional documents.

Please wait to contact the Office of Veterans Affairs about certification status until we have concluded processing certification requests received on the date indicated on your submission receipt or e-mail.

If you are using Chapters 33, 31, Hazelwood, and Tuition Assistance, you may be eligible to have your registration held by submitting a request for Certification by the following dates:

  • Fall - August 1st 
  • Spring - January 5th 
  • Summer - May 1st
If you do not have your request in by the above dates you will need to contact the Business Office to set up a payment arrangement in order to not be dropped from your classes.

Work Study Positions Available

The LSC Veteran's Affairs Center is currently accepting applications, along with a resume and cover letter, for VA Work Study positions. Please visit our Forms page to find the work study application.

Getting Started

Follow the 6-step process to apply for admission and register for classes as a veteran at Lone Star College.

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VA Education Benefits

Assisting you with your education benefits is our top priority. Service members and veterans of the Armed Forces have some options when selecting education entitlements. Please speak to an advisor today to learn more about GI Bill opportunities.

Forms

Find forms available online for new/transfer students, military branch forms and enrollment forms including:

VetSuccess on Campus

The VetSuccess on Campus program is a collaborative effort between the Lone Star College and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) with the purpose of providing a supportive on-campus environment for student veterans. VA has placed a full-time Vocational Counselor on the LSC-University Park campus to assist veterans, active duty military, and their eligible family members who attend or plan to attend Lone Star College. For more information, contact Marc McWhorter, 281-290-3671.

Campus Resources

Lone Star College provides a variety of resources on campus including the following:

Community Resources

Do you need assistance with something else that is not listed above?

If so, visit our Community Resources page or give us a call and we will work with our many community veteran providers to find someone to address your needs.

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