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or call a Veterans Advisor, 281.290.3784

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Request all Official College Transcripts and Military Transcripts and submit to LSC

Meet with an Advisor

To explore class options and review transcripts for college credit
Veterans Academic Advising | For questions: GIBILL@LoneStar.edu or call, 281.290.2922

Register for Classes

With the help of your Veterans Academic Advisor

Apply for VA Benefits

VA Benefits
For more information: GIBILL@LoneStar.edu or call, 281.290.2922

Submit Request for Certification

Submit all required documents
Request for Certification each semester

Apply for Federal Student Aid

Financial Aid
School Code: 011145

Receive Case Manager/Advisor Details

Students receiving benefits from Veterans Financial Services must comply with VA rules and regulations. To avoid overpayment, all transcripts must be evaluated, and credit(s) applied prior to certification of courses for benefits. Students are highly encouraged to have their military transcript evaluated to register for classes.

Veterans Advising Services
LSC-MilitaryServices@LoneStar.edu
281-290-2790

Veterans Financial Services
GIBILL@LoneStar.edu
281-290-2922

*If you have interest in our Fast Track Course of study or Workforce programs, please contact Hector Marquez at 281.290.3784.

**If you have questions or require assistance with obtaining your transcript(s), please contact one of our Veterans Academic Advisors.

***If you have questions, please contact our Financial Aid Contact Center

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Lone Star College will evaluate and transfer your military experience into college credit. Prior-learning assessment (PLA) awards college credit, certification or advanced standing for a studentís non-academic experiences and training. Special programs are in place to instantly approve credit hours for select medical occupations when you choose Lone Star College. To request a complete list email, LSC-MilitaryServices@LoneStar.edu or call 832.519.2859

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College Credit 4 Heroes LogoLone Star College is a partner institution in the College Credit for Heroes program administered by the Texas Workforce Commission. Lone Star College is honored to be a part of the program to serve our veterans and service members. The College Credit for Heroes program seeks to maximize college credit awarded to veterans and service members for their military training, coursework, and experience resulting in military students receiving their degrees based on a shorter timeline. For more information please contact our Instructional Designer at LSC-MilitaryServices@lonestar.edu or 832-519-2923 to determine if you have prior learning courses or training to assess (PLA).

Is Financial Aid Available?

For financial aid support contact, GIBILL@LoneStar.edu or call 281.290.2922. Additional benefits may include:

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Do Not Drop/Hold Process

If you submit your Request for Certification before the due date(s) listed below, you will automatically receive a Do Not Drop/Hold Service Indicator (B14) on your account.  

Eligibility Requirements

To qualify for a Do Not Drop/Hold (B14), students must meet the following criteria:

  1. Students must be utilizing one of the following benefits:  Chapter 31, Chapter 33 or Hazlewood.*
  2. Students cannot have an outstanding balance from a prior term.
  3. Students must submit a Request for Certification each semester before the following due dates(s):
Semester  Due Date
Winter Mini December 1, 2020
Spring January 5, 2021

If you do not submit your Request for Certification by the due date(s) listed above, you will need to contact the Business Office to set up a payment arrangement so that you will not be dropped from your classes.

*PLEASE NOTE:  Hazlewood students must also follow the due dates above as well as submit all required documents no later than one week prior to the end of the term.

Work Study Positions Available

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Veterans Financial Services is currently accepting applications for those that are eligible. Please complete an application and submit it to GIBILL@lonestar.edu for eligibility determination. (Note: Students are not required to submit a resume or cover letter per the VA). 

Eligibility Requirements
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VetSuccess on Campus

The VetSuccess on Campus (VSOC) program is here to help Veterans, Service members, and their qualified dependents succeed and thrive through a coordinated delivery of on-campus benefits assistance and counseling, leading to completion of their education and preparing them to enter the labor market in viable careers.   For more information, contact Ann Waywell at 713-515-1608.

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