Application Information (New application deadline)
All applications must be postmarked no later than April 11, 2018 (Wednesday). Incomplete applications will not be considered therefore, please follow up with your application status. Once your application is completed you should receive a completed application confirmation email. Applicants will be notified of their status by April 25, 2018 (Wednesday). Those accepted must confirm their intention to participate by May 2, 2018 (Wednesday) by 12 noon. This program is only open for 2018 high school graduates who have applied and are eligible for enrollment at Louisiana State University Agricultural and Mechanical College for Fall 2018.
Complete APPLICATION must include all of the following:
- A completed Summer Scholars online application form
- A copy of high school transcripts including ACT or SAT scores
- Two letters of recommendation (at least one letter of recommendation should be from a high school representative)
- A Personal Statement: This should be autobiographical. It should explain your reason for applying to the Summer Scholars Program, as well as choosing LSU, and your course of study/career goals.
If admitted to LSU and meet the Summer Scholars eligibility requirements (below), complete the Summer Scholars online application and submit other required documents to firstname.lastname@example.org or to the following address.
Students selected to participate in the Summer Scholars Program must:
Dates and Deadlines
|Application Deadline||March 22, 2018 (Thursday)|
|Binder Ready for Selection Committee||TBD|
|Selection Committee Meeting||April 20, 2018 (Friday)|
|Notified of Status||April 25, 2018 (Wednesday)|
|Confirm Attendance||May 2, 2018 (Wednesday)|
|Summer Scholars Orientation/Move-In||May 29, 2018 (Tuesday)|
|Classes Begin||June 4, 2018 (Monday)|
|Final Exam Period||July 25-26, 2018 (Wednesday/Thursday)|
|Closing Program/Move-out||July 27, 2018 (Friday)|
Program participants may be required to cover some LSU fees and additional services, estimated to be as much as $500. Other expenses such as parking, books, and other incidental charges will be the responsibility of program participants.
Note: The LSU Board of Supervisors may modify above fees without advanced notice.