Tigerland Auxiliary & Leadership Camp

June 25 – 27, 2023 // LSU Baton Rouge Campus

This leadership camp is geared to give high school students (grades 9-12 as of the 2023-24 school year) all of the skills necessary to return to their band programs ready to go for the coming year. Students will work closely with LSU Department of Bands directors and staff to refine their leadership skills, colorguard work, or marching percussion fundamentals.


TALC Tracks Offered

Drum Major

  • Leadership skills 
  • Conducting 
  • Character Building
  • Creating Comradery
  • Fun Social Events
  • Drum Major Mace Training (optional)


  • Basics Training
  • Advance Your Skills
  • Refining Your Section
  • Character Building
  • Fun Social Events


  • Fundamentals Training
  • Learning/Teaching Routines
  • Helping Your Team Grow
  • Character Building
  • Fun Social Events
  • Middle school track available
    (commuter only)


Registration & Cost

Registration closes on June 11, 2023, at 11:59 p.m.

There are two student options available (resident or commuter) as well as an option to register as an adult colorguard sponsor (commuter).

  • Resident Student - $350
    • Fee includes tuition, room and board, and meals for the length of stay.
    • Resident must bring their own bed linens (twin XL).
    • A separate room key deposit of $20 (cash or check) will be required upon check-in.
    • A fee will also be assessed if a participant has more than 2 lockout requests during their stay.
    • This option is only available for high school students.
  • Commuter Student - $225
    • Fee includes tuition plus lunch and dinner for the duration of camp.
    • This option does not include overnight housing or breakfast.
  • Colorguard Sponsor - $100
    • This option is for adults accompanying their colorguard team members.
    • Fee includes observation access plus lunch and dinner for the duration of camp.
    • This option does not include overnight housing or breakfast.

An optional LSU visitor parking pass can be purchased for $20 when you register. You will be assigned parking to a specified parking lot. If you are dropping off or picking up participants only, a parking pass is not needed.

If you have dietary restrictions or are unable to eat the meals provided, please plan to bring a packed meal. No special meals will be provided.


Event Schedule

Please plan to be on campus and have full availability on the following dates and time ranges.

  • Sunday, June 25, 2023, 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Monday, June 26, 2023, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 27, 2023, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

A complete itinerary will be available soon!


Ready to get started?

Click the button below to submit your registration. If you encounter any issues with the process, please email bands@lsu.edu or contact the Department of Bands office at 225-578-2384.


Registration fees for this event are non-refundable. Any event discount offered by Active is part of a subscription service and is not being offered through the LSU Department of Bands. Please review terms carefully. Event insurance offered through Active is not in conjunction with the LSU Department of Bands.