Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

Tower Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
(225) 578-3202
http://www.lsu.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 28,643
  • Undergraduate population: 23,012
  • Student to faculty ratio: 20 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $14,471
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $23,038
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $19,567
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $28,134

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 96%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $3,883
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 15%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,195
  • Students receiving federal aid: 18%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,289
  • Students receiving state aid: 80%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 57%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 11,452
  • Percent admitted: 73%
  • Percent admitted (men): 72%
  • Percent admitted (women): 74%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 520, 635
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 550, 650
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 490, 600

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 28,810
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 49%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 51%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 61%
  • Graduation rate (men): 57%
  • Graduation rate (women): 64%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD