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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  • I drove through the LSU campus while visiting Baton Rouge. It is a beautiful campus with many old stately buildings on its grounds. There are lots of ponds that make the campus even more beautiful.  more »
  • My husband and I visited recently for a basketball game. It was our first visit to LSU and we were impressed with the lovely campus.  more »
  • I have visited 3 SEC D1 campuses over the past two years and this by far is the biggest and most beautiful . The grounds are gorgeous ! The softball stadium is beautiful. You sit in the stands and see...  more »
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  • Can't wait to go there. When I'm older I'm 12 and can't wait to go because I'm in love with your football team I have my own football team called willow grove bears and were 10 and 0 so can't wait to join lsu when I'm older
  • 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
  • I wanna go to LSU so badly! I'm gonna be an astronaut when I grow up and get all of my degrees from this university! Im in 8th grade so far, and I only have 4 more years til I go to college! Watch out space cuz here I come! ☄☄☄
  • Honestly LSU Has been my dream college for years now it has great tuition and good sports programs I mean just look at some of the people that have been there like Leonard four Bette and Ben Simmons and in the near future ferrous guice I love LSU and you should too
  • 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.

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