Student Emergency Support Fund

Application Process

  • Complete the application below.
  • Gather appropriate documentation and email to Molly McCann at LSU Division of Student Affairs or mail to:

LSU Division of Student Affairs
Attn: Molly McCann
146 Thomas Boyd Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

  • If approved, you will be notified about the next steps in the funding process.
  • Decisions regarding distributions from the Emergency Support Fund are made on a case-by-case basis by the LSU Family Council Emergency Fund Review Committee.

    For additional information about the LSU Student Emergency Support Fund, please contact Molly McCann, Coordinator, Division of Student Affairs, at (225) 578-8607 or


Please answer the following questions to help us understand your situation:

** If you currently receive financial aid, please be aware that receiving funds from the Student Emergency Support Fund could impact your future aid package. **

** International students should know that receiving funds from the Student Emergency Support Fund may or may not impact visa status. Please check with the LSU Office of International Services for guidance. **

Email appropriate documentation relating to your situation to Molly McCann at

These items can include:

  • emergency medical bills
  • estimates for repairs
  • photos
  • letters of support
  • email correspondence related to the emergency
  • financial information
  • expert evaluations
  • police/fire reports
  • other accident reports


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