Lansing Community College

The StarZone is LCC’s student services hub. Typically, if students have a question, the StarZone staff has an answer. Located in the Gannon Building at the Downtown Campus, it houses the following student services and resources:


StarZone staff assist students with class registration processes, and help new students understand and complete all required tasks prior to registration.


Expert financial aid advisors help students navigate through the often complex process of receiving financial aid.


The Payments desk assists students in paying for their education in a timeframe that fits their budget.

Center for Academic and Career Pathways

Advisor demonstrates on a laptop for students

The Center for Academic and Career Pathways (CACP) is home to Advising, Career and Employment Services, and our Student Engagement Team. Here, students gain guidance from academic advisors and career advisors, and prior to enrollment, get assistance with all pre-enrollment tasks.

Academic Advising


Placement Testing

All LCC students are required to meet individual course pre-requisites before they can register. Students can establish their placement levels through the Waiver request process, from the options listed below, or from taking the placement tests via Testing Services.

  • College degree or previous college coursework
  • High School Transcript (within the last 3 years from graduation)
  • SAT, ACT, GED, ASVAB, AP, or CLEP test scores

Placement Testing Waiver Information

The Office of Student Compliance

Staff respond to and resolve situations in which the behavioral choices of students negatively impact other students, including themselves. This office aims to educate those students on the rights and responsibilities of community membership and to support their success at LCC.

Office of Student Compliance


Know Before You Go

Browse the Course Schedule Book to find out where your classes are scheduled to meet.


StarZone Hours

Normal Hours
Fall/Spring Semester

Mon - Tues: 8:00 - 6:00
Wed - Thu: 8:00 - 5:00
Friday: 8:00 - 4:00

Summer Hours
Summer Semester

Mon - Thu: 8:00 - 5:00
Friday: 8:00 - 4:00

Extended Hours

Mon - Thu: 8:00 - 6:00
Friday: 8:00 - 4:00

Contact the StarZone

Visit the StarZone to get help with admissions, financial aid, academic advising, payment plans, placement testing, orientation and all other student services.

Student chats with helper at the StarZone in the Gannon building

The StarZone

Phone: 517-483-1957
Toll Free: 800-644-4522

Downtown Campus
Gannon Building
411 N. Grand Ave
Lansing, MI 48933

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