Louisiana State University at Alexandria (LSU)

Alexandria, LA

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Louisiana State University at Alexandria

Louisiana State University at Alexandria Student Essentials

Louisiana State University at Alexandria Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Mascots: Fighting Tigers (men), Lady Tigers (women)
Website: www.lsua.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $4,618
Out-of-State Tuition: $9,400
Retention Rate: 43%
Enrollment: 2,993
Year Established: 1960

About LSU

The Louisiana State University in Alexandria, Louisiana, serves residents of Central Louisiana by offering high-quality undergraduate academics and plenty of opportunities to immerse themselves in their career path.

No matter where your professional interests lie, there is a student club or organization on campus dedicated to it. From the Biological Science Organization to the Student Radiologic Technology Association to the Geology Club, you will find a group committed to your professional development.

Alexandria’s Museum of Art is great resource for students who want to deepen their cultural appreciation or need to supplement their studies.

Students pursuing arts degrees can gain work experience by getting involved with LSU’s student publications, which include the Sauce Piquante yearbook, Sentry newspaper or Jongleur literary journal.

Some of LSU-Alexandria’s degree programs include:

  • Communication
  • English
  • Business Administration
  • Criminal Justice
  • Nursing

To fully support its students, LSU-Alexandria offers student career services like academic advising and career counseling.

LSU-Alexandria invites students who have maintained a high school GPA of at least 2.0 and scored 20 or higher on the ACT to apply. Admissions are determined based on academic achievement and strength of high school curriculum.

To promote the further development of Louisiana, LSU offers Louisiana residents discounted tuition. All students may apply for financial aid by filing a FAFSA.

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LSU Map & Location

Louisiana State University at Alexandria
8100 Highway 71 South
Alexandria, LA 71302


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Getting Around LSU

Walkability

Poor walkability. We recommend using a car for this area.

2/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Alexandria, LA

Winter
Dec
60
40
Jan
59
38
Feb
63
42
Spring
Mar
70
49
Apr
77
56
May
85
65
Summer
Jun
90
71
Jul
93
74
Aug
93
73
Fall
Sep
89
68
Oct
79
57
Nov
69
48

LSU Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 2,993
Freshman Class 371
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 2,993

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 3%
  • African American: 20%
  • Caucasian: 73%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 3%
Latino 3%
African American 20%
Caucasian 73%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 1%
Unknown and Other 3%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 85%
Part-Time 15%
Women 64%
Men 36%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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Louisiana State University at Alexandria

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