Recruitment Events | LSU College of Agriculture

Prospective Student Events

Join the College of Agriculture for an on- or off-campus recruitment event. Events hosted will vary for spring and fall semesters, so check back often for updates.

On Campus Events

Kickoff LSU

The premiere on-campus visit opportunity for high school seniors. At Kickoff LSU, you'll learn about our top-ranked academic programs, interact with world-renowned professors, and tour our beautiful campus and state-of-the-art facilities.

  • August 5, September 21, October 14, November 9, November 25, January 24

Registration

Bash on the Bayou

September 14, 2019

Enjoy an afternoon on campus with a Louisiana tailgate, recruitment presentations, tours, Ag Olympics and more!

Registration

Alumni Speaker Series 2019 - 2020

Join us for lunch at 11:30 a.m. in 102 Knapp Hall on these select dates:

  • September 20, October 25, November 15, January 31, February 14, March 13

Tiger Careers Day

October 24, 2019

Interested in learning more about careers in agriculture? Join us for a specialized event to develop professional skills, hear tips from career placement specialists and meet future employers! Space is limited, so we encourage you to register early!

Register by October 15.

Tiger Careers Day Registration

Tiger Careers Day Program Schedule

10:00 - 10:30 a.m. Check in at Efferson Hall
10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Welcome to LSU Agriculture
11:00 - 11:30 a.m. Professional Development Session
11:30 - 12:00 p.m. Lunch
12:00 - 12:45 p.m. Professional Development Session
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Ag Career Fair Browse. Meet more than 70 companies and organizations!

Optional:
Meet with agriculture faculty about your major of interest
Group Campus Tour (registration required)

Ag Fellows Program

November 15, 2019

The LSU College of Agriculture is excited to host promising minority leaders from across the state on campus for Ag Fellows! The Ag Fellows program is one of our premier initiatives to recognize and recruit Louisiana’s top minority scholars. It is our goal to educate the nation’s top minorities who will make a difference not only in the state of Louisiana but across the world by solving some of the global challenges we face today.

The Ag Fellows program will award three scholarships to students who attend the program.
We invite you to apply for Ag Fellows using the link below:

Ag Fellows Registration

Application deadline is November 1, 2019

Ag Fellows Program Schedule

8:30 a.m. Check in on the LSU Campus
9:15 a.m. Welcome from the Deans of Agriculture
9:45 a.m. Departmental Visits for students and guests
10:45 a.m. Student tours with Les Voyageurs and Parent/Guest session with CoA Staff
11:15 a.m. Light Lunch & MANRRS Student Speaker
11:30 a.m. Scholarship Awards Announced

Spring Judging Clinics

February 19, 2020

Join the LSU College of Agriculture for the FFA Spring Judging Clinics Event! This program will help prepare students for upcoming Career Development Events and also provide students with an opportunity to learn more about the College of Agriculture. This event is open to any FFA Chapter in Louisiana. 

Registration Opens: October 1, 2019
Registration Deadline: December 15, 2019

Cost: The cost to attend is $10 per student / teacher. This includes lunch and a t-shirt. 

Judging Clinics Event Schedule & Registration

Geaux Green Day

April 16, 2020

Information and registration details coming soon!

 

 Off Campus Events

Ag on the Geaux

The LSU College of Agriculture is excited to partner with the LSU AgCenter to offer two unique recruiting events in Central & North Louisiana this fall! Ag on the Geaux is a series of events for college bound high school students interested in LSU. Join us to explore the many opportunities the LSU College of Agriculture has to offer. Sessions will include presentations on College of Agriculture majors, LSU admissions process, as well facility tours of our research stations!

Dean Lee Research & Extension Center

November 7, 2019
Event will start at 8:30 a.m. and conclude by 12:00 p.m.

8105 Tom Bowman Drive
Alexandria, LA

Registration Deadline: November 1
Registration: Ag on the Geaux Dean Lee

 

Red River Research Station

November 19, 2019
Event will start at 8:30 a.m. and conclude by 12:00 p.m.

262 Research Station Drive
Bossier City, LA

Registration Deadline: November 13
Registration: Ag on the Geaux Red River

 

Questions?
Karol Osborne
318-574-2465 or 318-574-2853
kosborne@agcenter.lsu.edu

 

Amanda Martin

Amanda L. Martin
Assistant Dean of Recruitment & Student Development
amartin2@lsu.edu
225-578-2266


Henry Hebert

Henry Hebert
Manager of Recruitment
henryh@lsu.edu
225-578-2468