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  1. Desktop Icon For LockDown Browser Will Not Launch

    Now the Respondus LockDown  Browser “auto-launches” from a standard browser in Brightspace when a quiz requires it. Beginning June 1, 2017, students will no longer be able to manually launch LockDown Browser (using ...
  2. New to Online Learning

    It is very common for students to think that an online class is easier than a face-to-face one. However, many find the opposite is true. Before signing up for an online class: Have Internet access and a working computer with spe...
  3. 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, regi...
  4. Technical Support

    //Faculty version of VTAC Services //Chat button text switches var stuServiceDeskDiv = "Our Service Desk Chat is available to support your technical needs 24/7."; var stuLibChatDiv = "Click to chat with a Librarian or lea...
  5. Prior Learning Assessment (PLA)

    Students that participate in PLA testing can use these credits for earning their degree. Prior learning assessment (PLA) awards college credit, certification or advanced standing for a student’s non-academic experiences and training. Ho...
  6. Browsers Supported by Brightspace

    Please use a browser below that is marked as  Supported . Windows Windows browsers supported by Brightspace Browser Status Internet Explorer 10, 11      ...
  7. Good Start Checklist

    Use this checklist to prepare for the semester. Before classes begin: Confirm classes in myLonestar.                  The myLonestar por...
  8. Brightspace Student Orientation for Online Courses

    Students who are taking online or hybrid courses are required to complete the Student Orientation for Online Courses and finish the quiz at the end with a score of 80% or better. Students must complete the orientation successfully before they ...
  9. Online Proctored Testing (Exams)

    What Is A Proctored Exam? Some distance education courses require students to take proctored exams. A proctored exam is taken on-campus and is supervised, just as it would be for a course taken on campus. Simply stated, a proctor supervises a ...
  10. Schedule Change Form For Dropping Online Courses

    Drop an Online Course All drop and withdrawal requests must be received in our email by 5:00 p.m. on the "Last Day to Drop with a W" deadline ( document link is below ). Requests after the deadline will not be processed. Summer Drop...