- Lone Star College adds nearly $3 billion annually to the Houston economy with higher student incomes and increased business productivity.
- LSC expands the Texas tax base by about $2.1 billion in future tax revenue and government savings stemming from the students' higher lifetime earnings and increased output of businesses.
- LSC students generate $312.5 million in social savings to the Texas public related to reduced crime, lower welfare and unemployment, and increased health and well being across the state.
- A LSC transfer student will save $16,058 in tuition and fees by attending LSC for the first two years of their postsecondary education.
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Budget 2022 – 2023
Funding Sources 2022 – 2023
Property Tax - $202,215,954
State Funds - $82,949,101
Misc. Activities - $13,370,190
Tuition and Fees - $123,524,334
Property Tax Rates
Maintenance and Operations - $0.0737
Interest and Sinking - $0.0341
Tax Rate Total - $0.1078
Standard & Poor's Global Ratings' assigned its 'AAA' long-term rating to Lone Star College on May 5, 2020. At the same time, they affirmed their 'AAA' rating on the LSC existing (GO) debt.
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