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LSC Update

LSC will re-open access to buildings Monday, Aug. 31. Student Services are currently available online. Visit LoneStar.edu/Fall2020 for more information about fall classes.

Health Declaration Form

ACCESSING ANY LSC-HOUSTON NORTH LOCATION

Before visiting LSC-Houston North, employees and students must complete the brief health disclosure below.
Prior your initial visit to a Lone Star College-Houston North campus location and for each day of attendance thereafter, please complete the Health Declaration Form prior to or upon entering the building. This form is available in English and Spanish. This form is to help expedite the check-in process so that you can move swiftly through check-in and those queued at the entrance remains socially distant without congestion.

LSC-Houston North and it's three current locations (Fairbanks, Greenspoint and Victory) are currently closed to all except essential employees and workforce students taking face-to-face courses.  Please continue to check for updates.



CAMPUS WEBEX ROOMS

Can't focus at home?
Our WebEx rooms at LSC-Houston North are spaces in which you can attend your online classes if you feel too distracted at home.

LSC-Houston North Fairbanks
FB 116 Computer Lab WebEx room
FB 118 Non-computer lab WebEx room

LSC-Houston North Greenspoint
GSPT 207 Computer Lab WebEx room
GSPT 216 Non-computer lab WebEx room

LSC-Houston North Victory
VC 114 Computer Lab WebEx room
VC 118 Non-computer lab WebEx room


CAMPUS ACCESS AND PROTOCOLS

Select the appropriate facility below to review the Return to Campus protocol for those facilities.

       

Additionally, a COVID-19 protocol training is available to students who would like to learn more about these procedures. Please visit https://lonestarstudents-tx.safecolleges.com/ to view this on-demand training.

If you have any questions regarding these procedures, please email HN-Info@LoneStar.edu and we will answer your question as quickly as possible.


Lone Star College-Houston North Fairbanks

Entry points
     The main entrance will be the only point of entry and exit.

Entry Steps
     Students will need to get their temperature scanned at the entrance before entering the building.

Health Declaration Forms
     All students must complete a paper or electronic Health Declaration Form prior to or upon entering the building.
This form is our way of making sure you have not been in contact with someone with COVID-19 or personally experiencing symptoms. This form is available in English and Spanish.

Registration Protocols
   Students will check-in at the main entrance by first getting their temperature checked, obtaining PPE, and verifying appointment or walk-in status.
   Appointments will be directed to the waiting area and students without appointments, with holds, visiting the business office, financial aid, or who need further triage, will be directed to the Student Services line for additional assistance.
   Student will be directed to virtual advising area, when time for appointment or if space is available for walk-in.
   Upon completion of service, students will exit the building.

Virtual Conferencing Stations
   There are virtual stations that can be utilized by multiple departments as needed, PC stations have reocccuring 15-minute appointments assigned to each station. The individual at that station only needs the link to the station.The area can serve up to 5 students.

Where to get PPE?
   PPE will be provided at the entrance to Greenspoint on a designated PPE table.

Safety measures for restrooms & elevators (I.e. maximum occupancy)
   Safety signs with directions will be placed in and outside of each bathroom location.
   The elevator will be closed, as the 2nd and 3rd floors will not be in use during Super Saturdays.

Registration Waiting areas
   The waiting area is located in room 101/102 (capacity 13), and 103 (capacity 12).

General Waiting Areas
   There will be limited seating for students to hang out while not in class or waiting for a specific student service. All vending machines and water fountains have been disabled. Therefore, students are encouraged to bring a lunch. The college will provide limited snacks for students.

CARE Center Protocols
   The CARE Centers on each campus will be closed. However, students can still email HN-Info@LoneStar.edu or bit.ly/2A47MET

Faculty Office Hours
   Students should meet with faculty online through virtual office hours posted in their syllabus or that were prearranged.

Classroom Protocols
   Furniture has been rearranged to account for social distancing.
   There is sanitizer in each classroom for students to use.
   Sneeze guards are placed in each room. Students should give papers or assignments through this opening.Some instructors will require clear face masks. They will be provided to the students.
   Sanitizing wipes will be placed in each room. Students are encouraged to wipe down desks & computers before and after usage.

Library
   The Library will be closed but Testing is open.
   All computers will be staggered with the 6-foot spacing distance for social distancing. Signs will be in place to indicate which computers can be used.
   Generally tutors are not on campus, but the science models are available and are being cleaned after use.
   Library staff can take student ID pictures for students requesting ID cards.
   Sanitizer wipes will be available to wipe down stations and library staff will ensure everyone is wearing masks.


Lone Star College-Houston North Greenspoint

Entry points
     Entry will be main entrance at Victory.

Entry Steps
     Students will need to get their temperature scanned at the entrance before entering the building.

Health Declaration Forms
     All students must complete a paper or electronic Health Declaration Form prior to or upon entering the building. This form is our way of making sure you have not been in contact with someone with COVID-19 or personally experiencing symptoms. This form is available in English and Spanish.

Registration Protocols
     Students will check-in at the main entrance by first getting their temperature checked, obtaining PPE, and verifying appointment or walk-in status.
     Appointments will be directed to the waiting area and students without appointments, with holds, visiting the business office, financial aid, or who need further triage, will be directed to the Student Services line for additional assistance.
     Student will be directed to virtual advising area, when time for appointment or if space is available for walk-in.
     Upon completion of service, students will exit the building.

Virtual Conferencing Stations
     There are 6 stations in V102 that can be utilized by multiple departments as needed, PC stations have reoccurring 15-minute appointments assigned to each station. The individual at that station only needs the link to the station. The area can serve up to 6 students.

Where to get PPE?
     PPE is provided at the front door on the PPE station.

Safety measures for restrooms & elevators (I.e. maximum occupancy)
     Safety signs with directions will be placed in and outside of each bathroom location.
     The elevator will be closed, as the 2nd and 3rd floors will not be in use during Super Saturdays.

Registration Waiting areas
     The waiting area is located on 2nd floor cafeteria (capacity 13).

General Waiting Areas
     There will be limited seating for students to hang out while not in class or waiting for a specific student service. All vending machines and water fountains have been disabled. Therefore, students are encouraged to bring a lunch. The college will provide limited snacks for students.

CARE Center Protocols
     The CARE Centers on each campus will be closed. However, students can still email HN-Info@LoneStar.edu or bit.ly/2A47MET

Faculty Office Hours
     Students should meet with faculty online through virtual office hours posted in their syllabus or that were prearranged.

Classroom Protocols
     Furniture has been rearranged to account for social distancing.
   There is sanitizer in each classroom for students to use.
   Sneeze guards are placed in each room. Students should give papers or assignments through this opening.Some instructors will require clear face masks. They will be provided to the students.
   Sanitizing wipes will be placed in each room. Students are encouraged to wipe down desks & computers before and after usage.

Library
   The Library will be closed but Testing is open.
   All computers will be staggered with the 6-foot spacing distance for social distancing. Signs will be in place to indicate which computers can be used.
   Generally tutors are not on campus, but the science models are available and are being cleaned after use.
   Library staff can take student ID pictures for students requesting ID cards.
   Sanitizer wipes will be available to wipe down stations and library staff will ensure everyone is wearing masks.


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Lone Star College-Houston North Victory Location

Entry points
   The main entrance will be the only point of entry and exit.

Entry Steps
   Students will need to get their temperature scanned at the entrance before entering the building.

Health Declaration Forms

  • All students must complete a paper or electronic Health Declaration Form prior to or upon entering the building. This form is our way of making sure you have not been in contact with someone with COVID-19 or personally experiencing symptoms. This form is available in English and Spanish.

Registration Protocols

  • Students will check-in at the main entrance by first getting their temperature checked, obtaining PPE, and verifying appointment or walk-in status.
  • Appointments will be directed to the waiting area and students without appointments, with holds, visiting the business office, financial aid, or who need further triage, will be directed to the Student Services line for additional assistance.
  • Student will be directed to virtual advising area, when time for appointment or if space is available for walk-in.
  • Upon completion of service, students will exit the building.

Virtual Conferencing Stations

  • There are virtual stations that can be utilized by multiple departments as neeeded, PC stations have reoccuring 15-minute appointments assigned to each station. The individual at that station only needs the link to the station.The area can serve uup to 5 students.

Where to get PPE?

  • PPE is provided at the entrance of the building across from the health check station.

Safety measures for restrooms & elevators (I.e. maximum occupancy)

  • Safety signs with directions will be placed in andoutside of each bathroom location.
  • The elevator will be closed, as the 2nd and 3rd floors will not be in use during Super Saturdays.

Registration Waiting areas

  • The waiting area is located in the first floor main lobby (Capacity 12) and room 114 (Capacity 12).

General Waiting Areas
   There will be limited seating for students to hang out while not in class or waiting for a specific student service. All vending machines and water fountains have been disabled. Therefore, students are encouraged to bring a lunch. The college will provide limited snacks for students.

CARE Center Protocols
   The CARE Centers on each campus will be closed. However, students can still email HN-Info@LoneStar.edu or bit.ly/2A47MET

Faculty Office Hours
   Students should meet with faculty online through virtual office hours posted in their syllabus or that were prearranged.

Classroom Protocols
   Furniture has been rearranged to account for social distancing.
   There is sanitizer in each classroom for students to use.
   Sneeze guards are placed in each room. Students should give papers or assignments through this opening.Some instructors will require clear face masks. They will be provided to the students.
   Sanitizing wipes will be placed in each room. Students are encouraged to wipe down desks & computers before and after usage.

Library
   The Library will be closed but Testing is open.
   All computers will be staggered with the 6-foot spacing distance for social distancing. Signs will be in place to indicate which computers can be used.
   Generally tutors are not on campus, but the science models are available and are being cleaned after use.
   Library staff can take student ID pictures for students requesting ID cards.
   Sanitizer wipes will be available to wipe down stations and library staff will ensure everyone is wearing masks.


In Conclusion

  • Prior to coming to your first initial visit to campus and for each day of attendance thereafter, please complete the Health Declaration Form before arriving to the building. This form is available in English and Spanish
     
  • As you enter the main entrance of each building, Lone Star College personnel will verify that you have completed the required forms. Additionally, your temperature will be taken using no-touch thermometers. Temperature checks and verification of completion of the Health Declaration Form will occur every day. (Note: The maximum temperature allowed is 100.4 degrees. If an individual registers a temperature over 100.4 degrees they will not be able to enter the building.)
     
  • Lunch/Dinner: If your class schedule necessitates you to be at on campus through a meal time, please plan to bring a sack lunch with you. Unfortunately, vending machines will not be functioning, drinking fountains have been disabled, and no refrigerators or microwaves will be available for use. We understand this is quite an inconvenience, however, these precautions allow us to be as thorough as possible in our efforts to keep everyone healthy.
     
  • While in the building:
    • Masks must be worn at all time.
    • Social distancing must be practiced at all times.
    • Students should not bring other people with them to the building, including children.
       
  • Exit: At the conclusion of your class, please plan to leave campus immediately. Do not stay on campus after class to study or socialize. Again, we appreciate your understanding with this.
     
  • If we are notified we have a positive Covid-19 case among those who have been in attendance during this time, there may possibly be a campus shutdown and orders for 14-day quarantines.

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