Undergraduate Admissions

LSU Global offers a streamlined admissions process for international students. Our admissions team will place you in the appropriate track for your needs. Final tuition is based on your enrollment track, and housing and dining selections. Find all important dates and start your application below.

Undergraduate Entry Requirements

LSU Global’s undergraduate degree programs are offered with different admissions tracks specifically designed to set international students up for success. Our admissions team will place you in the appropriate track for your needs.

Entry Requirements

English Language Score
Program Length
Credits Earned Towards Degree
International Direct
IELTS: 6.5
2 semesters
24+ credits
Academic Accelerator Program
IELTS: 5.5 (no part below 5.0)
TOEFL: 68 (no sub-score below 14)
iTEP: 3.5 no subscore below 3.0
2 semesters
30+ credits
Extended Accelerator Program
IELTS: 5.0 (no part below 4.5)
TOEFL: 60 (no part below 12)
iTEP: 3.0 No subscore below 2.5
3 semesters
30+ credits

Dates & Cost

Shorelight Signature Student Experience services – including application assistance, visa help, student services, academic support, campus transition, and career services – are included in your LSU Global program cost. Opt-in programs and services may cost extra. Fees for tuition, housing, dining, and additional services will vary by school, degree program, housing location and amenities, selected meal plan, and similar preferences.
For important dates and detailed tuition, housing, and dining costs please visit our Shorelight profile page.

How to Apply

Begin your international student application below. You can save your progress and resume later. You will receive a confirmation email once we have received your application. If you have questions about your application, please contact us.

Before you begin, you will need the following documents:

  • High school/secondary school transcripts and any post-secondary transcripts
  • Copy of your passport
  • English-language test scores*

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1.9% international students
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