Advising Services for Online Students

Online Advisors

Your success at Lone Star College is important to us. LSC-Online advisors are available to assist students with advising services related to courses offered in an online format. Some of these services include general advising, registration, the add/drop/withdrawal process, and degree planning.

Online Readiness Tool

The SmarterMeasure Learning Readiness Indicator is an assessment tool that identifies a potential or current Lone Star College student’s level of readiness for studying in an online course environment. Use the tool to measure your technical skills and get feedback on your learning style. Use the login information below to take the free assessment.

Username: lscstudent
Password: lonestar

Student Orientation for Online Courses

Current students can only access their online courses after completing the Student Orientation for Online Courses. This orientation has been developed to help students learn about online course functions like uploading assignments, taking quizzes, sharing discussions, and more.

To access the Student Orientation for Online Courses:

  1. Login to myLoneStar and click on the LSC-Online tile.
    Indicates LSC-Online tile
  2. Click on this button. You will find the Student Orientation for Online Classes listed under My Courses (image may vary).
    Shows Student Orientation for Online Courses tile
  3. You can also locate the Student Orientation for Online Courses by using the Course Selector in the Minibar.Shows Course Selector in Minibar
  4.  Click on either listing to start your orientation.

Online Tutoring Support

Students who are enrolled in only online courses at Lone Star College have access to online tutoring from the myLoneStar portal. 

  1. Login to myLoneStar and click on the LSC-Online tile.
  2. Click on the Online Tutoring link.
    Indicates Online Tutoring link

Live Chat and Scheduling Assistance

All students who are enrolled in only online classes or are enrolled in an online EDUC 1300 course have access to live chat with an online advisor.

  1. Login to myLoneStar and click on the LSC-Online tile.
  2. Click on the Online Chat link.
    Indicates Online Chat link


 
Online Chat Hours
 Monday 11:30 am  -  5:30 pm
 Tuesday 8:30 am -  5:30 pm
 Wednesday 8:30 am -  5:30 pm
 Thursday 8:30 am -  5:30 pm
 Friday 9:00 am -  1:00 pm
 Saturday 9:00 am -  1:00 pm

*Students must sign in 30 minutes before closing to see an advisor.

If you are not a fully online student see LSC Advising and look for your campus' contact information.