New Students


As an incoming Tiger, these are a few easy steps you should take to support your health and wellness.

The Student Health Center team is here to provide you with quality care and holistic support for your wellbeing while at LSU. As a new student, plan to complete the following steps before the start of classes. Please review the following details regarding immunizations, online education and health insurance. 

Step One

Submit immunization information

Incoming student must submit proof of required immunizations and complete a Tuberculosis (TB) Questionnaire or submit a complete exemption form.

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Step Two

Complete required online health courses

The Vector primary prevention suite two online education courses aimed at reducing the risk of alcohol and other drugs and sexual violence. 

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Step Three

Learn about the Student Health Portals

To access all services, you will need to manage two portal accounts– the Patient Portal and MyChart, including creating a MyChart account.



Parents, Families, & Supporters

We know your Tiger’s health and wellness is your priority— it’s ours now too. As students learn to navigate healthcare and advocate for themselves, there are a few things you can do to support them along the way.

Tips to support students

  1. Research insurance coverage and provider networks.
  2. Encourage students to complete the required, online education to support their health and safety.
  3. Get to know students’ rights: Privacy Rights and Responsibilities and Release of Health Information