Arrival & Orientation

Arrival & Orientation

Welcome to LSU

After you are admitted, we hope you enroll at Louisiana State University and join our Tiger community. Once you decide to enroll, there are a several important things you need to do next to prepare to attend LSU.

Next Steps for Enrollment

After you receive your admission decision, there are several steps you need to take to officially let us know you plan to attend LSU and to prepare for your first semester.

Learn more about your next steps after admission

Travel & Accomodation

We are excited to welcome you to Baton Rouge, LA. We've compiled resources you may find helpful in planning your travel to Baton Rouge and arranging housing accomodation.

Learn more about getting to Baton Rouge

International Student Orientation 

All new international students (undergraduate, graduate, transfer, and exchange) are required to attend the International Student Orientation before the semester begins. At orientation, you will have the opportunity to learn about LSU, how to be successful here as well as important information regarding your non-immigrant status. We hope you’ll also meet other students who are new to LSU and learn ways to get involved in campus organizations.

Learn more about the International Student Orientation