Residence Hall Tours
Daily Tour Options
Daily LSU campus tours include a tour of a residence hall and housing presentation.
Admitted students can register for a housing tour showing more residence hall options. Tours are offered Monday through Friday at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. March through July, excluding university holidays and special events.
Special Event Tours
Residence hall tours are included in on-campus event schedules, like Kickoff LSU, Destination LSU, Admitted Student Day, Spring Invitational, and Orientation. Students should register for these events in advance.
Group tours are intended for school groups or organizations made up of high school students. Please contact the Res Life Tour Office at firstname.lastname@example.org to check for group tour scheduling.
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If you have additional questions about housing tours, please contact the Res Life Tour Office at email@example.com or 225-578-0565.
LSU offers on-campus apartment options for upperclassmen and graduate students.
East Campus Apartments
Tours of a 4-bedroom apartment in East Campus Apartments are available for the spring semester 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. No appointment is necessary. Tours begin at the front desk of the East Campus Apartments Activity Center.
- Tours of ECA will not be offered March 4-6.
- Tours of ECA will not be offered April 15-19.
West Campus Apartments
Open house tours of a 3-bedroom apartment in West Campus Apartments are offered the following dates and times:
- No open houses are scheduled at this time.
Tours outside of open houses can be made by appointment during business hours. Please allow 24-48 hours advance notice to schedule an appointment. Contact the Res Life Tour Office at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a tour.
Nicholson Gateway Apartments
Tours are available of the studio, one-bedroom, two-bedroom private bath, two-bedroom shared bath, and three-bedroom layouts. The Nicholson tour office is located in the lobby of Canal Hall, and is open for the spring semester 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. on Saturdays. No appointment is necessary.
- Tours will not be offered Tuesday, March 5 for the university holiday.
- Tours will not be offered April 19-20 for the university holiday.
Visitors may park in Gateway South Lot - Lot 109 and Gateway Central Lot - Lot 110. Visitor parking is allowed for up to one hour. Please meet at the main entrance of Canal Hall and a tour guide will let you into the lobby to check in for a tour.