LSU Coronavirus Updates & Information

Coronavirus Updates & Information

Message from LSU Emergency Operations Center

The LSU campus began Phase 2 of its Return-To-Work Plan for employees on June 9. The campus remains closed to all those not part of Phase 1 or 2. Phase 3 is expected to begin when the state moves to phase 3. 

Information and Updates for Employees

Visit the employees page for the most up-to-date information surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.

View Employees Site

Information and Updates for Students

For information on classes, student employment and campus resources, please visit the students page.

View Student Site

Our Research in Action

LSU brings the entirety of its knowledge and broad research capabilities to bear on COVID-19. Learn more about all of the ways LSU’s experts are engaged in this fight.

LSU Research Response to COVID-19

Academic Calendar

The fall semester and on-campus instruction will begin as planned, on August 24. However, fall holiday will be cancelled, and students will not return to campus after the Thanksgiving holiday.

Changes to the Fall Academic Calendar


For up-to-date information, please check the following websites:

Louisiana Department of Health

Centers for Disease Control

Additional Resources