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New Student Orientation at LSC-University Park

Welcome to Lone Star College-University Park

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Are You Ready to Roar?

At Lone Star College-University Park, we are the Lions and we are always ready to roar! We are glad you have chosen LSC-University Park and look forward to helping you start this exciting adventure. To help you with your transition to our college, we offer New Student Orientation programs prior to registration for classes. Orientation is an introduction to college life where you will be given skills, strategies and resources to ensure that you are successful at Lone Star College and beyond.

New Student Orientation is required for all first-time in college students (FTIC).

  • You are considered FTIC if you have never taken a for-credit college course since graduating from high school.
  • If you previously took college credit while enrolled in high school, you are still considered FTIC.
  • You cannot register for classes until you have completed New Student Orientation.

All First Time in College students have access to a variety of dates and times for both On Campus New Student Orientation and Virtual New Student Orientation. Students are only required to complete one session and can decide which option is best for them.

Schedule

Date Time Method
     
August 2 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. In Person - Spanish
August 2 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. In Person
August 8 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. Virtual
August 10 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. In Person
August 14 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. In Person
August 16 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. In Person
August 18 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Virtual
August 19 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. In Person & Family Session
August 22 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. In Person
August 23 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Virtual
August 25 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. In Person
August 25 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. In Person - Spanish
August 26 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. In Person & Family Session
August 28 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. In Person
August 29 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. In Person
     
September 6 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. In Person
September 6 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. In Person - Spanish
September 8 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Virtual
September 11 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. In Person
September 19 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Virtual
September 21 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. In Person
September 29 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. In Person
     
October 5 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. In Person
October 10 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Virtual
October 18 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. In Person
October 26 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. In Person
October 30 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. In Person
October 30 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. In Person - Spanish
     
November 2 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Virtual
November 7 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. In Person
November 17 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. In Person
November 29 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. In Person
November 29 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. In Person - Spanish
     
December 1 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. In Person
December 5 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. In Person
December 5 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. In Person - Spanish
December 13 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. Virtual
December 18 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. In Person

To access an Orientation session or sign up for a session students can follow the steps below:

  1. Login to your MyLoneStar student portal
  2. Click on the Admissions tile
  3. View your student check list and select New Student Orientation
  4. In the blue box on the right hand side click the link for On Campus Orientation oVirtual Orientation

Registering for New Student Orientation

To get the most out of orientation you will need to have the following items completed before registering for New Student Orientation:

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Complete an LSCS Admissions Application

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Complete all necessary placement testing and submit scores

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Satisfy the requirement for Bacterial Meningitis Vaccination

 

If you have completed all the pre-requisites for New Student Orientation log-in to MyLonestar, switch to your Admissions tab and select New Student Orientation on your check-list to pre-register for one of our upcoming dates. Registration is required to attend sessions. 

Register

If you have other questions or issues registering, please contact us via your Lone Star email account with your Name, Student ID number and the session you wish to attend at UP-Orientation@LoneStar.edu, and we can help you!

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