LSU Closed on Monday, Feb. 15; Vet and Law Schools will Hold Virtual Classes 

Sunday, February 15, 2021; 1:17 p.m.

Dear LSU Community,

LSU will be closed on Monday, Feb. 15, due to the forecast of severe weather. Classes and activities scheduled for Monday -- whether in-person or virtual -- are cancelled. However, the LSU Vet School and the LSU Law Center will both hold classes virtually on Monday.

LSU will also be closed on Tuesday, Feb. 16, for the previously scheduled Mardi Gras holiday. 

The closure includes the LSU Early Childhood Education Laboratory Preschool. LSU Online students should check with their Learner Concierge or faculty member for more information on those 100% online programs. 

LSU bus service will also be suspended on Monday. 

LSU residence halls, on-campus apartments and dining halls will remain open. Please check for updates regarding dining hall hours. 

Essential employees should check with their supervisors about whether they should report to work on Monday. Non-essential employees should not report to campus on Monday.

Please watch your LSU email account,, LSU’s official social media channels, and LSU emergency text messaging for any possible updates. Those who have not signed up for emergency text messages should do so at by clicking on “Personal Preferences” and “Emergency Contacts.”