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New LC Students What's my first step?

What is STAR?

STAR stands for Student Advising and Registration.  At STAR you will:

  • Meet with an advisor and register for classes
  • Receive information about attending LCSC
  • Have the opportunity to ask questions about programs and career goals 

Who attends STAR?  

  • All freshmen 
  • Transfer students, meeting one or more of the following criteria
    1. You are not prepared to take college-level math (MATH 108 or above) and/or English (ENGL 101 or above). If you are unsure as to your placement for English and math and know your scores from ACT, SAT or COMPASS, use this link to find where you've placed. Placement Chart
    2. You have fewer than 14 college-level credits
    3. Your college credit was earned while in high school (dual credit)

Are you ready to attend STAR?  

  • Have you applied and been accepted to LCSC?

If you have not you can track your app or contact the Office of Admission at (208) 792-2210 or (800) 933-5272

  • Have you taken a placement test? (ACT, SAT, or COMPASS)

If you have not, you can contact the Testing Center at (208) 792-2100

Professional-Technical students only:

  • Have you completed your intake forms and interview?

 If not, you can start the intake process.

 If you answered "Yes" to the questions above, you are ready to sign up for STAR.

High School Students 

We have some exciting opportunties for you to register. Visit our High School STAR page and plan your trip to campus. Need a place to stay for the night?  Stay in the residence halls.  High school students will need to know your major and division before signing up for STAR.  See which division you belong to

 Fall 2015 STAR Reservation Form 

STAR Reservation

Current High School Students interested in Nursing, Education, Business Technology & Service, Technical & Industrial, or Undeclared Programs:
Current High School Students interested in Business, Natural Science/Mathematics, Business Technology & Service, or Technical & Industrial Programs:
While most students prefer to come to campus to register, take tours, and visit with faculty and staff, we understand that is not always possible. We will be in the Boise area in April and June:


Confirmation of your reservation will be emailed to you within two business days of your reservation.  Detailed agendas and event information, including check-in times and locations, will be mailed prior to the session for which your reservation is made.