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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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



Jambalaya Diplomacy with Prof. Harry Mokeba

Join Global Connections Residential College for dinner (yep, it's jambalaya, with mac and cheese for the vegetarians) and a lively discussion about current global issues. When: 6:30 p.m. Monday, September 15, 2014   Where: Room 240, South Hall... Read More



Shopping tour organized for new students

All new international students for the fall 2014 semester are invited to attend a Community Orientation & Shopping Tour, sponsored by the Baton Rouge Early Riser Kiwanis Club. When: 9:15 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Saturday, August 16. Where: meet for 9:1... Read More



New students invited to Welcome Party

The International Hospitality Foundation (IHF) invites all new international students who were admitted for the summer 2014 and fall 2014 semesters to meet members of the Baton Rouge community at its Welcome Party.  Bring your husbands, wives, c... Read More



Hatcher Hall lobby under construction

Due to renovations of the lobby of Hatcher Hall, the main entrance to the building will not accessible for the next few months. To visit any of the offices within International Programs, including International Services, please use the doors on the... Read More