SPRINGFEST Recruitment Weekend
The Office of Multicultural Affairs invites you to apply for the annual SPRINGFEST Recruitment Weekend for talented high school juniors from underrepresented backgrounds on LSU's campus to experience college life. Students spend two days visiting, meeting with faculty and staff, interacting with LSU students, and participating in developmental and social activities. All meals, housing, t-shirt, and program materials, with the exception of travel cost, is included.
SPRINGFEST will challenge and encourage students to become leaders. You will leave wanting to know more about yourself and others and how to make the most out of your college experience. Louisiana State University is a committed and inclusive community of people who care about our students educational success!
SPRINGFEST is continually providing students across the state of Louisiana an opportunity to live out their potential and learn about Louisiana State University in a caring and supportive environment.
Part of the college experience is living amongst your peers, where you can grow and challenge each other together to be the best person you can be. Living arrangements are provided by LSU where you will share a room with other SPRINGFEST Recruitment participants. Just like in college! All meals will be provided. Breakfast will occur on campus and lunches and dinners will occur in select locations across campus.
As a LSU family and executive team, we have worked together to provide you a rewarding experience. Faculty, staff, and students have prepared information about LSU that will introduce you to becoming a Tiger! You will have an opportunity to attend classes, talk with faculty and staff, work in teams, and have a lot of fun! You will also learn about student organizations, admission procedures, and how to afford a college education.
As a SPRINGFEST Recruitment participant, we will challenge and encourage you to lead with integrity and respect for diverse experiences, backgrounds, and personalities. As leaders in your academic goals, we want you to leave this experience knowing more about yourself, others, and how to take full advantage of your future college experience.