Study Abroad Resources

If you're interested in studying abroad, you've come to the right place. On this page, you'll find resources to help you explore eligibility, academic success, funding, travel preparation, travel safety, and more. If you have any questions about these resources, please feel free to contact our team; we're here to help you reach your goals and thrive on your study abroad journey. 


Deadlines & Eligibility

Each LSU study abroad program is unique; different programs have different deadlines, depending on the timing of the program and different eligibility requirements. Some programs may be for students in particular classes, while others are open to all LSU students. You can explore our programs, along with their deadlines and eligibility requirements, on our program portal below. 

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Academic Success

The primary goal of study abroad is to support your degree program with unique, global learning opportunities. To do this, our study abroad advisors will help you select programs that transfer to your LSU degree program, so you can maintain your enrollment at LSU while participating in a global experience.

The link below provides a summary of study abroad courses that have been approved for transfer in the past; your study abroad advisor can help you select courses that transfer to your degree.

Tiger Transfer Tables

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Studying abroad can be more affordable than you think. You may be able to use your existing LSU financial aid, and many scholarships and grants are available to help with additional costs. Learn more about funding at the links below, and find the estimated cost for your program by viewing its page on our portal



Preparation & Safety

Regardless of where your program is located, it's important to prepare the appropriate travel documents and to research your destination before you go so that you can feel confident in your surroundings. The resources below will help you prepare for your program and consider safety precautions that you may want to take.



If you have any questions about these resources, or if you'd like more information, please contact us. We're happy to help!