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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

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LSU to Partially Open Wednesday - Friday

LSU to Partially Open Wednesday - Friday

LSU will increase staffing levels for Wednesday, Aug. 17, through Friday, Aug. 19. Intersession term will continue and the Hebert Law Center and School of Veterinary Medicine will open for classes August 17. 

All other academic units, including Middleton and Hill Memorial libraries, will remain closed except for the deans’ offices and the Office of Academic Affairs. 

The University Lab School and Child Care Center will remain closed through Sunday, August 21. Supervisors will contact all other employees if they are required to report to work.

Activities and services available Wednesday through Friday

·        LSU will begin welcoming new Tigers into the residence halls Wednesday at 8 a.m. People who would like to volunteer for move-In are encouraged to check in at 210 Grace King Hall after 7 a.m. Tigers are free to move in any day between Wednesday and Sunday.

·        Orientation for new Tigers will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the LSU Student Union.

·        Financial Aid for students participating in Orientation and/or Move-In will be operating from Thomas Boyd Hall in addition to the Registrar’s Office, Bursar Operations, and Disability Services. On Thursday and Friday, the Financial Aid office will be open in Thomas Boyd Hall specifically for the needs of students requesting deferments and emergency fund applications.

·        The application deadline for Fall 2016 enrollment has been changed to Thursday, Aug. 25.

People interested in donating to students affected by the storm, should go to: now has information for students and for employees, including helpful links for basic questions and other services.

On Wednesday, LSU expects a great number of people coming to campus and for traffic to be heavier than usual, please plan accordingly. Many LSU employees, like others in our community, were affected by the flood. The services provided for Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday may be operating with smaller staffs. LSU appreciates understanding and patience through this process.

People can refer to the 
Openings & Closures page for open offices and available services.