LSU Housing and Living

On Campus Housing

Double occupancy, air conditioned, easy walking distance to classes.

Off Campus Housing

Furnished or unfurnished apartments on free university bus routes. One-time deposit for apartment rent, electricity, and telephone service- approximately $600. This is in addition to monthly rent, estimated $700 - $1,000.


  • Free bus service from apartments near campus
  • Free pick up from Baton Rouge Airport

Meals and Food

Students may purchase meals in a variety of ways:

  • University cafeterias
  • Food Court and buffet restaurant at the Student Union (Students may use a University debit card or cash)
  • Many inexpensive restaurants and fast food eateries within a short walking distance from campus


LSU English Language & Orientation Program (ELOP)
Phone: 225-578-5642

Margaret Jo Borland
Phone: 225-578-5638