Lone Star College System News
Published on: September 08, 2016
Lone Star College will host a series of transfer fairs to aid students impacted by the closure of ITT Technical Institute campuses nationwide, including three in the Houston area.
This is very difficult time for ITT students, said Dr. Stephen C. Head, LSC chancellor. Lone Star College is ready to answer their questions in a one-on-one environment to help them determine their options.
The LSC Transfer Fairs will take place Friday, Sept. 9, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at LSC-CyFair and 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at LSC-North Harris.
LSC advisors will be hand to discuss financial aid options and the Programs of Study currently offered by LSC.
In addition to the transfer fairs, special LSC advisors can be reached by email at ITThelp@LoneStar.edu or by calling 281.362.7827. Current and recent ITT students can also visit LoneStar.edu/ITTHelp for more information.
ITT Technical Institute had three Houston locations, 15651 North Fwy, Houston, TX 77090, 2950 S Gessner Rd, Houston, TX 77063 and 1001 Magnolia Ave., Webster, TX 77598. The U.S. Department of education has posted information at ITT announcements page regarding the closure of ITT locations and eligibility for ITT students to have their federal students loans discharged.
Known for its leadership, innovation and steadfast commitment to student success, Lone Star College provides high-quality academic transfer and workforce education / career training programs to more than 83,000 credit students each semester, and a total enrollment of 95,000 students. LSC is training tomorrows workforce today and redefining the community college experience to promote student success and economic prosperity. Stephen C. Head, Ph.D., is the chancellor of LSC, the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area, which consists of six colleges, eight centers, two university centers, Lone Star Corporate College and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.