With more than 330 fields of study and 70 majors, LSU offers students opportunities for hands-on experience working alongside world-class faculty. Top-ranked and popular programs include business, engineering, petroleum engineering, and STEM.
- College of Engineering
- E.J. Ourso College of Business
- College of Agriculture
- College of Art & Design
- College of the Coast & Environment
- College of Human Sciences & Education
- College of Humanities & Social Sciences
- Manship School of Mass Communication
- College of Music & Dramatic Arts
- College of Science
- University Center for Advising & Counseling
Life in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Baton Rouge – Louisiana’s state capital – is a culturally diverse city, close to the famous city of New Orleans.
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Application & Visa Help
We provide extensive support services and personalized programs for international students planning to study in the US. Our experienced counselors are committed to your success!
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Program Start Date
May 20, 2021
Tuition & Cost
Tuition, housing, dining, and other fees vary by degree program, housing location, and preferences. Shorelight Signature Student Experience services — including visa help and career services — are included with tuition.
Typical cost for two semesters
Typical housing fees for one academic year. See all housing options below.
Housing prices vary based on room choice, amenities, and program track. Student preference is taken into account, but preferred pick is not guaranteed.
How To Apply
We offer a streamlined application process for international students.
Complete your application
Our advisors walk you through everything you need – transcripts, English scores, passport & more.
Submit additional documentation
Once you receive a final admission letter, you will need to submit your I-20 request form, certification of finances, and other paperwork.
Apply for your F-1 student visa
Our staff guides you through the visa application process and helps you prepare for your visa interview, too.
Entry requirements vary by program track and graduate level. Please contact an advisor for more detail.
Shorelight - Who We Are
As international student experience experts, we bring students to US schools—or connect top US programs with students abroad. Here's how:
Launch Your Startup Ideas at the LSU Student Incubator
Looking to launch a startup while studying in the US? The Student Incubator at Louisiana State University shows students how with entrepreneurial mentoring, business services, and equipment resources.
Your Future in Petroleum Engineering Starts at LSU
Want to study petroleum engineering? International students can get started — and set up for career success — with LSU’s top-10 ranked program.