Student Services

Services include 

  • LSU Student Health Center; student rates on pharmacy items
  • Use of LSU Recreational Center; State of the art gym with with olympic pool, rock climbing wall, and basketball courts
  • Free access to seasonal scheduled campus events, lectures, and programs
  • Staff assistance with off campus appointments, driver’s license arrangements, apartment location, and utilities connection services
  • On or near campus banking; assistance with opening accounts
  • LSU ID Card (Tiger Card) for access to residential life facilities, libraries, designated LSU events, and use as debit card for LSU bookstore discounts
  • Free bus service on LSU campus, apartment and shopping routes
  • Free Baton Rouge airport pickup
  • Cultural and academic counseling
  • ELOP student meetings with LSU Undergraduate and Graduate Admission officers
  • Institutional TOEFL (paper and pencil) each session with same day results
  • Safety Call Boxes and free On-Campus Transit after dark

Assistance with University Admissions

Admission to the ELOP does not constitute admission to LSU or any other American university or college.

  • ELOP provides regularly scheduled student meetings with LSU Undergraduate Admission and LSU Graduate School for information regarding LSU admission, special requirements for international students, application fees, and deadlines
  • ELOP assists in completing and checking applications


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

Margaret Jo Borland
Phone: 225-578-5638