Parents and Families

Parents and Families

Looking to support your student’s academic journey? You play a vital role in their overall college experience, from their first campus visit to their graduation day.

Families of Current Gators

As parents and families of current LSCO students, we want to make sure you know that you are a valuable part of our community. Stay informed about important services pertaining to your student.

Current Student Resources

Learn more about the various resources available on campus and the dedicated personnel who strive to create a student-centered environment that prioritizes LSCO student growth.

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Tuition and Fees

Understand LSCO’s straightforward cost of attendance, including tuition and fees, and find information about payment options, deadlines, and installment plans.

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Student Life and Support

Access information about campus events, student organizations, support services, and academic resources to better support your student’s success and feel connected to their campus community.

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Student Handbook

Gain a better understanding of the expectations and guidelines regarding academic policies, student conduct and behavior, and other campus procedures for LSCO students.

Families of Future Gators

The following resources are dedicated to supporting parents and families of future Gators as you become involved in your student's upcoming college journey.

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Admissions and Financial Aid

Review Lamar State College Orange’s application requirements, financial aid resources and important deadlines, as well as step-by-step instructions about how to apply for both admission and various types of aid.

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Cost of Attendance

Know what to expect with our detailed breakdown of all costs associated with attending LSCO so that you can help your student make informed decisions about their financial plan for college.

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Visit Campus

Visiting campus is a crucial component of an incoming student's college search. We invite your family to join us in Orange, TX, for a campus tour or information session.

New Student Checklist

The new student checklist includes various tasks, such as completing health forms, registering for classes, and other important action items students should complete before beginning their future at LSCO.

Upcoming Events and Deadlines

Additional Resources

Student Experiences

LSCO students have a wide range of interests that extend well beyond their major — both in and out of the classroom. Read their stories to learn more about how LSCO helped them on their journey to achieving their goals.



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