In partnership with funding from LSU Student Government, the LSU Olinde Career Center
is pleased to provide LSU students and alumni with personal business cards. Please
read the FAQs below to determine whether you would like to request business cards,
and to understand the appropriate use of business cards in your networking and job
Business Card FAQs:
When should I use a business card vs a resume?
LSU students should NOT use business cards at events like the career expo – this is
an instance when a resume is more appropriate.
Business cards should be used in situations such as when you make a connection in
an airport, or while traveling, with someone you would like to continue networking
If a student makes a connection with a professional at a panel event or at a campus
organization meeting it would be appropriate to share a business card to maintain
Why do I need a business card?
Business cards are beneficial to have as a student when you want to stay in contact
with a professional you meet outside of a formal event such as the career expo or
professional networking reception.
The LSU Olinde Career Center understands our students have a lot to offer and should
have the opportunity to own business cards for this purpose before entering the job
Obtaining business cards right now will prepare students for future networking opportunities
during their career and allow students to be more confident when making new professional
Students and alumni can complete the form below to receive a set of 20 business cards.
Business cards will be processed and ready for pick up in five business days. Students will receive an email to the address listed in the form below once cards
are ready for pickup from the LSU Olinde Career Center.
All business cards will follow similar formatting, as shown in the examples below,
including a limit on the number of lines that can be printed.
Example of current student business card:
Example of alumni business card:
Business Card Program funded by LSU Student Government