Colorguard | LSU Department of Bands


Established in 1971, the LSU Tiger Band Colorguard is comprised of approximately 30 individuals out of the 325-member Tiger Marching Band. This line is chosen by a special audition in the spring of each year. Membership is open to all qualified students who are on campus, entering freshmen, or transfer students. Students (including transfer students) must have a 2.0 grade point average in order to audition for the line. Previous colorguard experience is required. The LSU Colorguard performs with the Tiger Band at all LSU home and select away football games.


The 2021 LSU Colorguard Auditions will consist of two rounds:

Round 1: Video of the Fundamentals Routine, submission due by May 3, 2021 at 11:59 p.m.
Round 2: Audition Day, held May 8, 2021 starting at 8:30 a.m. in the Tiger Band Hall 

Registration must be completed by May 1, 2021 at 11:45 p.m. to participate in the audition process. If you have questions or concerns about auditions, please contact 

2021 LSU Colorguard Audition Registration

2021 LSU Colorguard Audition Guidelines

2021 Tiger Band Member Audition Pamphlet


2021 Clinic Information

Dates: April 18th from 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Location: Tiger Band Hall

Clinics are offered free of charge, but students must preregister for a clinic to attend. Students may attend one or both. Clinic attendance is not required to audition for the LSU Colorguard. Both High School and incoming or returning LSU students are welcome to attend.

Upon arrival, LSU students must show your LSU Daily Symptom Checker approval.
Or, if not a current LSU student, you must fill out a similar form upon arrival.

The clinics will be held inside Tiger Band Hall. Masks must be worn at all times inside Tiger Band Hall.

Due to space and distancing restrictions, only the registered clinic participant will be allowed to attend. No extra guests are permitted to attend or observe.

View the registration form for more information about the clinics.

If you have questions or concerns about registration, please contact

2021 LSU Colorguard Clinic Registration