Kickoff LSU Travel Information

Parking & Directions

Your designated parking space will be located in the Union Square Parking Garage on the corner of East Campus Drive and Raphael Semmes Road. Signage will be available to help guide you to the designated parking area. Please see below for specific driving directions to the Union Square Parking Garage.

If you are using a GPS navigation system, enter the intersection of East Campus Drive and Raphael Semmes Road as your destination. Be sure to print the directions below in case your GPS directs you to drive through campus, which is restricted from 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Hotel Info

A block of rooms are reserved at LSU’s premier hotel, the Cook Conference Center & Hotel. Please reference “Kickoff LSU” when booking your room. The Cook Hotel is located at 3848 West Lakeshore Drive on the LSU campus. Please call 866-610-2665 or visit The Cook Hotel’s website for reservations.

If you are staying at the Cook Hotel, you will be picked up at 8 a.m. at the hotel lobby entrance to be shuttled to the Student Union for check-in.

There are also hotels in the Baton Rouge area that offer discounts specifically for LSU visitors. View discounted hotels and book online.