Support Programs

Support Programs

Whether it’s transitioning to the college environment, participating in peer-mentoring programs or staying on track with your degree, we provide the resources you need to become part of the LSU community and to thrive within it.

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Center for Academic Success

Even the best students are sometimes perplexed and overwhelmed by the academic challenges of college. The Center for Academic Success provides academic support like tutoring, workshops and peer-led study sessions.

Learn more about the Center for Academic Success.

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Center for Advising & Counseling

The Center for Advising & Counseling enrolls students who have earned 30-plus hours of college credit and who have not yet met the admission requirements for one of the university's degree-granting senior colleges.

Visit the Center for Advising & Counseling.

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First Year Experience

With programs like STRIPES and Bengal Bound, FYE helps you get acclimated to life at LSU so that you can succeed both inside and outside the classroom.

Find out how First Year Experience can help you.

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Center for Freshman Year

The University College Center for Freshman Year (UCFY) is the academic unit for most new freshmen and some transfer and re-entry students. It exists primarily to prepare incoming students for success at LSU and to help define their academic and career goals.

Make an advising appointment with the Center for Freshman Year.

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Disability Services

If you have a permanent or temporary disability and require special accommodations, contact Disability Services to make the necessary arrangements. 

Learn more about Disability Services.

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International Culture Center

The International Culture Center holds educational, cultural and social activities to promote greater interaction between LSU's international students and the Baton Rouge community.

Visit the International Culture Center page to learn more.

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Olinde Career Center

Need help choosing a major, polishing your resume or working on your networking skills? Stop by the Olinde Career Center. 

Get a head start on your career by visiting the Olinde Career Center.