As one of the nation's most prestigious flagship universities, LSU has been a world leader in research and innovation for more than 160 years. Through our relentless dedication to conquering threats and creating solutions, our global scholars deliver breakthroughs that address the needs of today's society. That is where you come in.

LSU is fiercely committed to providing you with a comprehensive academic experience that is hands-on, research-intensive, and life-changing. Our elite community of scholars will prepare you for a prosperous career and a fulfilling life.



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In the nation for Return-on-Investment (ROI) among public research universities

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An Elite Academic Experience

LSU is a top-tier research powerhouse and among the elite 1% of universities in the U.S.

Led by world-renowned faculty, you will gain access to thousands of resources and opportunities to become a leader and make a positive impact, no matter your future goals.

Our extensive and diverse academic programs offer you a broad scope to explore your interests and enhance your educational experience through interdisciplinary collaboration.

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