COVID-19: What you need to know on registration, financial aid, and our approach. View Updates ×
Welcome to Lone Star College!
Your Safety and Success is our Priority
Lone Star College is ready to welcome you this fall. Whether you are interested in earning academic credits you can use to transfer to a 4-year university, or helping Texas get back to work with essential workforce training, LSC has a program that is right for you.
Registration is now open. Class start dates are available throughout the year and many students qualify for financial assistance which covers educational expenses including tuition, fees, books and supplies.
Affordable; close to home and family; and a recognized leader in higher education. Itís never been a better time to start close and go far with Lone Star College.
Students and Instructors will be required to wear a mask when entering an LSC building.
Personal Protection Equipment will be provided to students and employees who require them.
Temperature checks will be conducted at entry points.
A questionnaire must be completed before entry is allowed.
LSC is planning face-to-face classes this fall, but will be ready to move them online if needed.
LSC will offer 4,400 online classes in the 2020 fall semester in 128 different subjects (Most will be offered in traditional online format and many will be offered with weekly face-to-face meetings on our teleconferencing platform).
Online tutoring support is available and enrolled students receive Office 365
LSC will continue to adhere to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines and best practices.
LSC offers more than 200 programs close to home that will prepare you for a new career or update your current skills. Many of these programs combine online learning with face-to-face instruction, giving you flexibility to fit your lifestyle. Over 30 programs are offered fully online. LSC also has mentoring, tutoring and counseling services available to help you succeed.
As Texas begins to return to work, having the right skill set is more important than ever. Lone Star College can provide you with the Career and Technical Education training to put you on the path to an exciting new career, or help you update your skills.
LSC can get you trained and hired in some of Houston's hottest industries like health care, computer technology, industrial/commercial construction, HVAC-R, process lab technology, transportation and logistics, and energy and manufacturing, all in state-of-the-art workforce centers of excellence.
Attending LSC is an affordable option and financial aid is available to most students including scholarships which are not a loan and do not have to be paid back.
LSC is able to provide emergency financial grants to students to help cover expenses related to disruptions due to the coronavirus such as food, housing, course materials, technology, health care and child care through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES Act).
LSC offers bachelorís degrees in Nursing, Cybersecurity and Energy, Manufacturing and Trades Management. Students interested in earning one of these degrees can enroll at LSC, study close to home and take advantage of paying the same tuition rates to earn a bachelorís degree as they would an associate degree.