Travel Information 


Baton Rouge is serviced by the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport. The LSU campus lies approximately 10 miles south of the airport. Get directions to LSU from the Baton Rouge airport.

Some recruiters coming to LSU choose to fly into Louis Armstrong International Airport just outside of New Orleans and approximately 70 miles southeast of LSU. Get directions from the New Orleans airport.


Please refer to you event or On-Campus Interviewing confirmation packet for parking details during your stay. 

Visitors to the Olinde Career Center 

The LSU Olinde Career Center is located at 158  Student Union. The closest parking lot is in the Student Union Garage and can be accessed from East Campus Drive. There is pre-paid, hourly parking available for visitors to use. Upon exiting the parking structure, take an immediate left. You will be walking toward Highland Road and then cross over Highland Road heading into campus. The Student Union is on your left hand side and our office is on the first floor across from the ATMs.

Visitor/Hourly Parking

Available on the second, third, and fourth floors
$1.50 per hour on weekdays from 7 AM to 8 PM

Visitors to campus

If you are visiting LSU for a purpose other than recruiting through the LSU Olinde Career Center, you need to obtain a visitor's parking permit from the LSU Visitor Information Center unless the office/person with whom you are meeting has made special arrangements for you.