About the Office

The Office of Academic Affairs supports the Executive Vice President and Provost in ensuring university excellence in learning, discovery, engagement, and diversity. We work closely with the faculty senate and the president to advance LSU using a shared governance model. We also make communication and transparency a hallmark of the office. Lastly, the essence of our academic core--our faculty and staff--are preeminent in everything we do. In fulfilling our mission, the office: 

  • coordinates academic programs, planning and review;
  • facilitates talent recruitment, development and retention;
  • assists with prioritizing the use and renovation of academic space;
  • advances and coordinates institutional diversity efforts and;
  • determines the strategic direction and allocation of university resources.

Roadmap to Fall

Fall semester and on-campus instruction began on August 24. LSU is following all CDC and state safety guidance. 

Please check the "Roadmap to Fall" website for:

  • Return to Campus Form
  • COVID 19-Protocol
  • Guidance on How to Report Positive Test Results or Exposure
  • Information and Resources for Students, Faculty and Staff
  • Roadmap to Fall 2020 PDF
  • Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

Roadmap to Fall