The mission of the LSU Capstone Design Program is to provide a holistic, creative, multidisciplinary design experience to the students in an educational setting wherein they function as design engineering professionals with goals, challenges and responsibilities beyond just the technical aspects of the profession.

Important Dates


Project Submission Target Date: August 15, 2017
Capstone Fair: 10:30 - 13:00, August 22 and 24, 2017
Prototype Design Proposal Presentations: 8:00 - 16:00, November 27 - December 1, 2017
Final Prototype Presentations and Project Showcase: 8:00 - 16:00, April 23 - April 27, 2018


Project Submission Target Date: August 15, 2018
Capstone Fair: 10:30 - 13:00, August 21 and 22, 2018
Prototype Design Proposal Presentations: 8:00 - 16:00, November 26 - November 30, 2018
Final Prototype Presentations and Project Showcase: 8:00 - 16:00, April 29 - May 3, 2019

Capstone Design Description

What is Capstone Design? Click below to find out.

Capstone Design Description

History of the Capstone Design Program

Learn about how the Capstone Design Program was established at the link below.

History of Capstone Design

How to Submit a Project

Ready to submit a project? Click below to find out how.

How to Submit a Capstone Design Project


Project Selection and Assignment

Find out how to select an assignment.

Project Selection and Assignment

How to Fund Your Sponsored Capstone Design Project

Want to fund a sponsored Capstone Design Project? Learn about the three options for funding a project.

How to Fund Your Sponsored Capstone Design Project