Housing Tours

See yourself in your LSU home

If you’re on campus, drop by the Housing Tour Center on the corner of Highland Road and Veterans Drive to see an example residence hall room, chat with a housing ambassador, and see other room styles through interactive, virtual tours Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., excluding university holidays and move-in week.

Select residence halls are shown on daily campus tours, and are featured during major Admissions' events, like Kickoff LSU. 

More extensive housing tours begin in mid-spring. 

Apartment Tours

Drop-in tours - no registration needed - will feature a 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom unit in East Campus Apartments and  a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom unit in Nicholson Gateway Apartments - Canal Hall at the times listed. 

Meet the Housing Ambassadors outside of the East Campus Apartments Activity Center and the front entryway of Canal Hall (on the Nicholson Drive side) to see the apartments. Tours will depart every 20-30 minutes.

Apartment Drop-in Tour Schedule

Friday, February 3 • 4-6 pm
Saturday, February 4 • 12-2 pm
Friday, February 10 • 4-6 pm
Saturday, February 11 • 12-2pm


Residence Hall Tours

This tour will include a one hour walking tour of on-campus residence hall options featuring residence halls with various bathroom styles, including hall and suite-style baths. Tours will depart from our Housing Tour Center at 2:30 p.m. Plan to arrive on campus 30 minutes before your tour to allow time for parking and check-in.


If you have additional questions about housing tours, please contact the Housing Tour Center at housingtours@lsu.edu or 225-578-8174.

If anyone in your party requires accommodations, please contact us at housingtours@lsu.edu prior to your scheduled visit to we can ensure the best possible experience for you and your guests.

Group tours are intended for school groups or organizations made up of high school students. Group tours may be scheduled between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and need to be scheduled at least two weeks in advance. Tours could last 30-60 minutes. To scheduled a group tour, please contact the Housing Tour Center at housingtours@lsu.edu or 225-578-8174.