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Resources for Online & Distance Students

Tech Support

Technical Support

OTS (Office of Technology Services, our IT department) is available 24/7 to help!

  • OTS website
  • Call 832.813.6600 (toll free 866.614.5014)

D2L Support

VLAC (Virtual Learning Assistance Center)


Grammarly (supported by the SLRC)

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Grammarly provides automated checks over your written documents to catch errors of grammar, spelling, and style. It will suggest revisions and provide an explanation of why it's correct to make each change.

A premium account is available to LSC-University Park students free of charge to you!

Office 365

Office 365 (supported by OTS)

Lone Star College students have free access to Office 365! You can use both the cloud-based versions of Office software as well as downloadable/installable version. Just go to

and follow the prompts to enter your myLoneStar username and access.

Besides apps like Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Publisher (and more), you also get 1 TB (one terabyte) of storage in OneDrive with your school account.