Below is the most current information regarding campus operations during the pandemic. We will update this page as the Governor, Louisiana Department of Health and the CDC make changes and recommendations that impact our university. We will continue to do everything possible to prevent the spread of COVID-19 on our campus. The health and safety of our community will always be our guidepost. Since the pandemic is a fluid situation, all information is likely to change as the state of the pandemic changes.

COVID Entry Testing Procedure

All LSU students must meet entry protocols before Friday, Sept. 10, in order to remain enrolled at LSU.

Entry Test FAQs

COVID Entry Test Procedure

Get Tested

COVID-19 testing is available on campus for students, faculty and staff. Tigers, do your part and get tested to help slow the spread.

Testing Options


Information About the COVID-19 Vaccine and Additional Resources



Vaccines Available on Campus

Vaccine Requirements

Face Coverings Required

Masks or face coverings are required indoors at all times, except when individuals are alone in their offices. Masks are also required outdoors within 50 feet of entrances to buildings.

Report a Mask Violation 

COVID-19 Reporting Dashboard

Data collected through the TIGER Check Daily Symptom Checker, the LSU Emergency Operations Center, and COVID-19 testing centers will help drive the university’s decisions about mitigation strategies and operations. The dashboard will be updated once a week on Mondays.

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Recent Updates

Required Monthly Testing for Unvaccinated Students
September 17, 2021

Vaccine Requirement Employee Information
August 27, 2021

Welcome Students; Vaccine Requirement Update
August 24, 2021

Vaccination Update from President Tate
August 19, 2021

LSU Updates Entry Verification Data
August 18, 2021

COVID Entry Test Procedure
August 9, 2021

COVID-19 Reporting & Protocol

Anyone who receives a positive COVID-19 test result or has been in close contact with a positive case is required to follow the isolation and quarantine protocols.

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