A Class of Their Own

A class of their own

The fall 2019 incoming class is the largest, most diverse and academically accomplished in LSU history. And at the end of their time at the university, these students will graduate with less debt and higher salaries than their peers around the country. They're in a class of their own.



class in LSU history, boasting the most in-state students the university has ever witnessed


and most academically accomplished freshman class


ranked in Louisiana among public universities for both early-career and mid-career earnings



graduates at commencement

Student Achievements

When you arrive at LSU, you become a part of a distinguished group of students who excel across all disciplines, from business to art and science to education.

engineering students working on hyperloop project

Program Excellence

From our top-ranked landscape architecture program to our world-renowned Center for Internal Auditing, LSU holds a prominent position in American higher education.

memorial tower at sunset

Fierce for Louisiana

Now it’s up to us to train this new, most diverse generation of Louisiana residents to envision a stronger, healthier, richer version of their home state—and the world—than ever before. This class isn’t just about a big number, it’s about more opportunities than ever to make a difference.


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