Lone Star College delays in-person class meetings to September

Lone Star College has pushed back classes that meet in-person until Sept. 8. (Ben Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)
Lone Star College has pushed back classes that meet in-person until Sept. 8. (Ben Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)

Lone Star College has pushed back classes that meet in-person until Sept. 8. (Ben Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)

Lone Star College announced that as of Aug. 3, it is delaying classes that require meeting in person until Sept. 8.

According to a press release from LSC, the fall semester will still begin Aug. 24 as originally planned for online classes. LSC is offering a combination of online courses, in-person courses and hybrid courses that meet both online and in person.


For hybrid courses, the in-person parts of the course will begin after Sept. 8 as well.

"We remain committed to ensuring the health and safety of our students, instructors and staff as our top priority,” LSC Chancellor Stephen Head said in the release. “Lone Star College will continue to monitor this evolving situation and will provide updates as needed."

Any LSC classes currently in session will continue as scheduled. Lone Star Corporate College and contract training classes will also continue. The return-to-building schedule for LSC employees originally scheduled for Aug. 3 will be delayed until sometime in mid-August.
By Andrew Christman
Andrew joined Community Impact Newspaper in early 2019 after moving from Indiana. He is a 2015 graduate from Indiana State University, where he received degrees in English and journalism. He has written for a number of small town publications throughout his career as a reporter.


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