Louisiana State University (LSU)

By: Amahya Conerly 6th period

History of LSU

LSU which was called Seminary of Learning ; opened on January 2 , 1860 and at the time Col. William Tecumseh Sherman was the superintendent,but the school closed on June 30,1861 because of the Civil war but re-opened on April 1 but was closed again on April 26 because of the invasion of the fed. army. LSU is located near Pineville,LA . LSU was temporarily opened in New Orleans ,June 1 ,1874 until it merged with Louisiana State Univ. in 1877. Lastly the reason they changed the name because on November 1,1869 they moved the building to Baton Rouge from New Orleans and when they moved it they also changed the name,

Undergraduate Programs

  • Human Resource Education,
  • Agricultural Education
  • Business Education

Graduate Programs

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Information Systems & Decision Science
  • Management
  • Marketing

Financial Aid & Scholarships

  • Chancellor’s Alumni Scholars
  • LSU Alumni Association’s Global Leaders
  • LSU Distinguished Freshman Award
  • Flagship Scholars Award
  • LSU Academic Scholars Award
  • Tiger Excellence Scholars Award

School Contact Information

Location: Baton Rouge ,LA 70803
School Phone # : (225) 578-3202

Graduate School Address:114 West Hall Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, LA 70803 USA

Undergraduate Admission: Office of Undergraduate Admissions & Student Aid 1146 Pleasant Hall Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, LA 70803 USA

Email: webmater@lsu.edu

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