Alumni and Friends can donate to any of the foundations that serve LSU. The LSU Alumni Association, LSU Foundation and Tiger Athletic Foundation have many giving options so alumni and friends can donate to what they are passionate about. If you are unsure which foundation you want to contact and have questions or concerns please call the Office of Institutional Advancement 225-578-0302 for direction.
The LSUAA strives to keep our alumni connected by maintaining up-to-date records for more than 200,000 alumni and by extending the network through alumni clubs worldwide. LSUAA support programs that touch all areas of university life. Contributions and gifts fund student scholarships, distinguished faculty awards, and provide salary supplements to reward teaching excellence.
The LSU Foundation fosters private financial support for LSU and the A&M College. The Foundation encourages and receives capital gifts and bequests for the University, including both restricted and unrestricted gifts. It also manages most of the investments and serves as trustee for most of the endowed funds and other private assets contributed for the benefit of the University.
The Tiger Athletic Foundation (TAF) is a private, nonprofit corporation dedicated to supporting LSU and its athletic programs. LSU has a proud athletic tradition, highlighted by scores of Southeastern Conference and NCAA Championships in more than 20 men’s and women’s varsity sports. TAF plays an integral role in sustaining that outstanding tradition. It is the primary source of private funding for LSU Athletics. The mission is to lead the University in building a comprehensively superior athletic program.