International Services (IS) provides immigration advisory services and assistance for the community of non-immigrant students, scholars and employees that the University sponsors. IS is the primary office responsible for the University's compliance with federal Immigration regulations.

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Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
(Excluding University Holidays)

LSU Health Insurance Walk-ins:
   Wednesdays: 2 pm - 4 pm

Students - General Question Walk-ins:
   Tuesdays: 9 am - 11 am
   Fridays: 9 am - 11 am

Students – Status Verification Walk-Ins:
   Mondays and Thursdays: 2 pm – 4 pm
   Tuesdays and Fridays: 9 am – 11 am

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International Services hosting last OPT session

LSU's International Services will be hosting its final OPT information sessions of the fall 2014 semester from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Thursday, November 20.  This session will be in 26 Hatcher Hall (basement). Optional Practical Training (OPT) ... Read More



International Research Fair: Diversity, Collaboration, Engagement

On Tuesday, November 18, 2014 the office of International Programs will host an event titled International Research Fair: Diversity, Collaboration, Engagement. The International Research Fair is a forum for Visiting Scholars at LSU to showcase their ... Read More



Learn more about CPT at information session

LSU's International Services will host a CPT information session from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, November 18 in 26 Hatcher Hall (basement). Curricular Practical Training (CPT) is a type of employment authorization issued by International Services (IS) ... Read More



Explore the Science of Zombies

  The 2014 Undergraduate Research Conference has been set for Halloween day, and in that spirit, the LSU Office of Strategic Initiatives will "Explore the Science of Zombies" during the afternoon session.  The morning will consist of poste... Read More



Data Management Workshop

Data management plans are becoming essential components of research projects and are often mandated by funders. This workshop will provide a how-to guide for developing these plans, with the goal of making your work more efficient and your grants mor... Read More



Cookies and Controversy--Scotland: Should it stay or should it go?

Global Connections Residential College will be hosting several students from England and Scotland for a discussion of the Scottish independence referendum which takes place on Sept. 18.  Come meet some folks with great accents and join in the co... Read More