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First-Time in College Student Checklist



Step 1: Complete LSC Application -

 Create your account and begin your Application (see Apply Texas Help Notes on right hand side of this page)


Step 2: Apply for Financial Aid/ Review Financial Aid Information

For application and other information please see website or fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid at


Step 3: Testing Information

Complete the Pre-Assessment Activity if you do not have qualifying SAT/ACT scores (see exemptions on this page:

Take the TSI Placement Exam

See online payment instructions on the right hand side.


Step 4: Complete Meningitis Vaccine Requirement

Go to this website for information: - (You won't see this requirement checked off on your LSC checklist instantly.  Please allow a few days to process once you complete these step.)


Step 5: Submit High School, GED and/or College Transcripts (These will be submitted automatically after graduation by the TMHS registrar as long as you choose this on your final transcript request.)

New LSC students are required to submit documentation of high school completion or its equivalent. GED score report to be issued directly to LSC upon completion.


IMPORTANT: Before attending orientation, students must complete STEPS 1-4 prior to signing up for New Student Orientation.


Step 6: Sign Up and Attend New Student Orientation (available in March)

Register for New Student Orientation through your MyLoneStar account

Attend New Student Orientation and Register for classes



TSI Test Preparation Study Guides website:

Go to the 4th BLOCK on the RIGHT of PAGE that says "Online Tests and Review."

Select the Study Guides 3rd Bullet - WritePlacer Sample Essays and 4th Bullet - TSI Sample Questions (includes Math, Reading and Writing Objective Study Guide with Answer Key).


Pay ONLINE at:



Important Phone Numbers at LSC-Tomball


General Information (Switchboard) 281-351-3300


Admissions  281-351-3389
MyLoneStar Help Desk  832-813-6600
Assessment Center (Testing)  832-559-4245
LSC Financial Aid Help Line  281-290-2700
LSC-Tomball Library  832-559-4200
Academic Advising


Bursar/Cashier Office 281-357-3754
Veteran Services 281-351-3310
Counseling/Disabilities 281-351-3380
Transcripts/Records 281-351-3389


FAFSA Help Line 1-800-4FEDAID


Dr. Irene C. Gutierrez Briggs Program Coordinator Outreach & Recruitment Lone Star College-Tomball 30555 Tomball Parkway Tomball, Tx 77375 281-357-3795