Support BAE

The Biological and Agricultural Engineering Development Fund has been established to assist the department in daily functions, and BAE sponsored events. Please click Give to BAE below to support the department through the Biological and Agricultural Engineering Development Fund or for the Senior Design program through the Nye BAE Capstone-Spendable fund.

Give to BAE

Ways Your Gifts Help the Department

  • Support for instructors with experience for labs
  • Support for courses with computer software specific to biological engineering
  • Equipment, computers, and supplies for labs
  • Materials for undergraduate & graduate projects
  • Travel support for students to attend meetings/research conferences
  • Fellowships and assistantships for graduate students
  • Support for travel expenses of invited seminar speakers to the department
  • Support for graduate student recruitment
  • Support for travel expenses for faculty candidate interviews
  • Laboratory and office renovations for new faculty
  • Support for travel to build relationships with industry, potential research partners, and alumni
  • Summer salary for faculty who provide high levels of service to the department
  • Professorships that help supplement salaries and increase faculty retention

Matching Gifts

Your employer may have a program that will match your philanthropic gift.

Gifts of Stock

Make a gift through appreciated, marketable stock.

Via Post

If you prefer to mail your gift, please make checks payable to LSU Foundation and note in the memo line the area you would like to support (e.g., graduate student fellowships, undergraduate student scholarships, endowed professorships, or faculty development fund). Mail to:

Dr. Marybeth Lima, Department Chair
LSU Biological & Agricultural Engineering Department
149 E. B. Doran Building
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803


We appreciate your interest in the LSU Biological & Agricultural Engineering Department! Please give us a call if we can assist you with making a gift, learning more about the needs of the department, or any questions you may have. We are here to help. Contact Jordan Jopling at (225) 578-3456 or