Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge

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Louisiana State University is a public coeducational university located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The University was founded in 1853 in what is now known as Pineville, Louisiana, under the name Louisiana State Seminary of Learning & Military Academy. The current LSU main campus was dedicated in 1926, and consists of more than 250 buildings constructed in the style of Italian Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio, and occupies a 650-acre plateau on the banks of the Mississippi River.LSU is the flagship institution of the Louisiana State University System, and the largest institution of higher education in Louisiana in terms of student enrollment. In 2015, the University enrolled over 26,000 undergraduate and over 5,000 graduate students in 14 schools and colleges. Several of LSU's graduate schools, such as the E.J. Ourso College of Business and the Paul M. Hebert Law Center, have received national recognition in their respective fields of study. Designated as a land-grant, sea-grant and space-grant institution, LSU is also noted for its extensive research facilities, operating some 800 sponsored research projects funded by agencies such as the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
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  • It can never be easy when 500+ delegates descend on your campus for a three day conference with multiple concerts, lectures and workshops. LSU was the perfect host, we moved around campus as if we bel...  more »
  • Although the grounds and buildings are beautiful, parking for anything, anywhere is an absolute nightmare. Plan on a long walk for any event.  more »
  • This is a beautiful campus and the homes in the area are very beautiful as well. It is totally worth your time to visit the campus. We just spent time driving all around the campus and the areas surro...  more »
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  • A month ago, I was travelling towards New Orleans.It was my first trip to the place and even the state. I am from Texas ! On my way in Baton Rouge, I took a wrong exit and I ended up visiting this University! I was so amazed by their environment up there. Lots of trees inside the campus, and the campus buildings looked so classic, more like a Cali style . I loved their design of the rooftops. They have a small river that runs between the university and you will see a lot of people waling on its sides. I met a person there and I asked him for direction to their main library. He walked me all the way up there and told me lots about the college ! He was really kind and helpful. Their football stadium looked big and nice ! Great environment for study ! Classic ! And New Orleans is like half an hour drive from there as well ! Beautiful Campus, Beautiful People
  • Dr. Luminais was very patient and understanding during my treatment. Taking the time to explain the process to me. I thank him for his time and my dental work.
  • If you like lots of live oak trees, sports, and jogging , this is a good place to study, work or hangout!
  • LONZO BALLLLL ODELLLL WOOOOOH maybe i can meet someone like em in a few years ayeee
  • Amazing school. Budget cut by state has put the school into lot of troubles. Otherwise it is one of the good universities to study. Lot of beautiful and scenic places within the college.

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