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Coronavirus Update

Important Dates
Registration for Summer and Fall classes is now open
Priority Decision Date for Financial Aid applications is June 4
Facilities open June 1 to only designated employees and students whose courses have not been fully converted to online delivery
LSC Services Resources continue to be provided online

Emergency Assistance Now Available
CARES Act Emergency Financial Grants available to students to help cover expenses related to disruptions due to COVID-19.
Apply now for CARES Act assistance.

Economic Impact

Economic Impact

Lone Star College System is a major contributor to the local, regional and state economy and is a sound economic investment.

  • 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 aby attending LSC for the first two years of their postsecondary education.



View the economic impact report (pdf)


pdf Student Demographics
pdf 2015-2020 Strategic Goals

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