Diversity is Good For Everyone

Diversity is fundamental to LSU's mission and the University is committed to creating and maintaining a living and learning environment that embraces individual difference. Cultural inclusion is of highest priority.

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LSU recognizes that achieving national prominence depends on the human spirit, participation, and dedicated work of the entire University community.

Flagship: 2020 will be realized by bringing together diverse ideas, perspectives, skills, and talents of the nation's pre-eminent scholars, brightest students, and leading higher education professionals.

Please know that the Office of Diversity is always a Safe Space for the community, especially during difficult times. We will continue to work to ensure LSU is a welcoming and safe home for all!  For information about support please click on the LSU Cares icon below or, click here to learn about available resources.

lsucares LSU offers an online reporting system to help students, faculty, staff, families, and friends submit reports about; Academic Intervention, Academic, Behavioral, or Sexual Misconduct, Bias or Discrimination, Hazing, or Student Grievances




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National Diversity Advisory Board Member

“LSU served as a main incubator where it was OK to fail. In my student and professional career, I have learned more from my failures and humble moments, than successes.”

Featured Programs

President's Millennial Scholars Program

Black Male Leadership Initiative