Center for Freshman Year
We look forward to working with you in the Center for Freshman Year (UCFY) during your first year at LSU. This academic year will be full of many opportunities, and UCFY is here to support your learning journey throughout your freshman year.
|Tuesday, January 16
|Classes begin, 7:30 am
|Tuesday, January 23
This marks the last day students will be moved from waitlists and into courses.
|Thursday, January 25
Last Day to drop courses without receiving a grade of ‘W’ by 4:30 pm
|Friday, January 26
This marks the last day to add courses; deadline is 4:30 p.m.
This marks the final date for changes from regular to pass/fail grading.
This marks the final date to transfer from UCFY to a senior college or from one senior college to another.
This marks the final day to change from credit to audit.
This marks the final date to invoke the grade exclusion policy for fall courses.
|Monday, February 12
|Mardi Gras Holiday
|Wednesday, February 14
|Classes Resume, 12:30 p.m.
|Monday-Friday, March 11-15
|Friday, March 29
|Good Friday Holiday
|Thursday, April 5
|Wednesday, November 22
|Thanksgiving Holiday begins, 12:30 p.m.
|Saturday, May 4
|Classes End, 10:00p.m.
|Monday, May 6
|Final examinations begin
|Saturday, May 11
|Final examinations end
Meet with an Advisor
Office Location & Hours:
8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
All UCFY students are required to download the Navigate Student App on your iPhone
or Android Phone which can be used to schedule appointments with counselors and other
features like To-Dos, Study Buddies, Resources,
Holds, and Class Schedule.
At LSU, we’re family and care deeply about the well being of our students. LSU CARES is an initiative dedicated to helping students access the resources they need to thrive here.