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BOGO Summer-Fall 2021

Buy One, Get One FREE!

Lamar State College Port Arthur CAREs for all of its students and wants to assist every student during this time of continued uncertainty and economic unrest. For students enrolling in courses during the Summer 2021 and Fall 2021 semesters, we want to continue providing LSCPA students with the hope of a productive and secure future. As such, we are offering students the opportunity to receive one free course this summer and up to two free courses this fall for ALL students!

**This offer will be extended until all allotted funds for scholarships has been disbursed, so register for the Summer 2021 and Fall 2021 semesters early!**

SUMMER 2021
Buy One, Get One FREE

Students who enroll in one or more courses Summer 2021

  • The tuition and fees for one 3-credit hour course (up to $416 for non-dual credit students and $150 for dual credit students) in the Summer 2021 semester will be paid for every student who registers and pays for one course at the posted tuition and fees rate.

FALL 2021
Buy One, Get One FREE
OR
Buy Two, Get Two FREE

Students who enroll in one course Fall 2021

  • Buy One, Get One FREE: The tuition and fees for one additional 3-credit hour course (up to $416 for non-dual credit students and $150 for dual credit students) in the Fall 2021 semester will be FREE for every student who registers and pays for one course at the posted tuition and fees rate.

Students who enroll in two or more courses Fall 2021

  • Buy Two, Get Two FREE: The tuition and fees for two additional 3-hour courses (up to $866 for non-dual credit students and $300 for dual credit students) in the Fall 2021 semester will be paid for every student who registers and pays for two courses at the posted tuition and fees rate.

NOTE: In order to get as much financial assistance as possible beyond the BOGO offer, students are strongly encouraged to complete and submit the 2020/2021 Free Application for Federal Student Aid FAFSA (for summer registration) and the 2021/2022 Free Application for Federal Student Aid FAFSA (for fall registration). When completing the FAFSA, students should use LSCPA’s school code 016666. ALSO, the BOGO funds will be applied after each semester's census date with any resulting refund taking place after that date.

Steps to apply and register for classes:

  1. NEW STUDENTS: Complete and submit the Admissions Application (www.applytexas.org) for the Summer of 2021 (for summer registration) or Fall 2021 (for fall registration)
  2. NEW and RETURNING STUDENTS: Complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid FAFSA Use LSCPA’s school code 016666. To apply for federal aid for summer classes, submit the 2020/2021 FAFSA. To apply for federal aid for fall classes, submit the 2021/2022 FAFSA.
  3. NEW AND RETURNING STUDENTS: Register for classes at LSCPA
    • New students should sign up to attend New Student Orientation (https://bit.ly/3vukh4F) OR must meet with an advisor in person, virtually, or by phone to register.
    • Continuing students can register directly through their self-service account.

FAQs

Am I required to enroll in at least two courses in order to receive the FREE course?

Can I enroll in both Summer One 2021 and Summer Two 2021 and receive one FREE course for each session?

Can I enroll in more than two 3-credit hour courses during this summer?

Why am I doing the FAFSA? Do I need to qualify for financial aid in order to receive the Buy One, Get One FREE course for the summer and/or the fall?

If I am enrolling in Summer One, Full Summer, and Summer Two, which FAFSA do I need to complete and submit?

I have completed my 2020/2021 FAFSA (for summer registration) and 2021/2022 (for fall registration) FAFSA for another school. What do I do?

If I am a PELL recipient and/or a scholarship recipient, will that aid pay for my free course before LSCPA pays for my free course?

I am a dual credit student, still enrolled in high school and unable to complete the FAFSA. Am I eligible to receive the Buy One, Get One FREE opportunity?

If I take a 3-credit hour and 4-credit hour course, which one will be free?

If I register and pay for one course and get one 3-credit hour course FREE, what will happen if I decide to drop from one of the courses before the class begins?

If I register and pay for one course and get one 3-credit hour course FREE, what will happen if I decide to drop BOTH of the courses before the class begins?

I am taking 8-week classes in the Fall 2021 semester. Will I qualify for the Buy One Get One opportunity?

I am enrolling in courses that have internet or lab fees included. Will the fees be free in the Buy One Get One opportunity?

If I register and pay for at least two courses and get two 3-credit hour courses FREE, what will happen if I decide to withdraw from one or two of the courses before the class begins? [APPLICABLE TO FALL 2021 ONLY]

If I register and pay for at least two course and get two 3-credit hour courses FREE, what will happen if I decide to withdraw from more than two of the courses before the class begins? [APPLICABLE TO FALL 2021 ONLY]