The Center for Advising and Counseling enrolls students who have earned 30-plus hours of college credit and who have not yet met the admission requirements for one of the University’s degree-granting senior colleges.  UCAC also offers an enrollment option and advising assistance for students working to meet the admission requirements to the allied health and nursing programs at the LSU Health Sciences Centers in New Orleans and Shreveport.

    Visit Academic Advising  for information on contacting a counselor and faculty advisors.

    News & Media

    BATON ROUGE – Dr. Mahlon P. Poche Jr., medical director of Pointe Coupee General Hospital’s Emergency Department, has been appointed to LSU
    University College’s Advisory Board.

    BATON ROUGE – Gerald D. “Jerry” Hebert II, president at GraceHebert Architects, has been appointed to LSU University College’s Advisory Board

    BATON ROUGE – On Tuesday, Oct. 21, LSU University College hosted Lewis and “March” co-writer Andrew Aydin, as the pair gave a stirring presentation to those in attendance in the Student Union Theater.

    BATON ROUGE – LSU University College is currently accepting nominations for the following notable awards: 

    The George H. Deer Distinguished Teaching Award is open to any LSU faculty member who teaches courses for which University College students are enrolled, both the Center for Freshman Year and the Center for Advising and Counseling.

    The Alumni Association Teaching Assistant Award is given in recognition of outstanding teaching ability and service to students. At the freshman level (1000- and 2000- level courses) teaching assistants make up a significant portion of the instructional program.

    The Advisor of the Year Award is based on the national criteria of the National Academic Advising Association, or NACADA. The award is designed to honor individuals who are making significant contributions to the improvement of academic advising and to disseminate information about these contributions to other professionals in the field.