Academic Services

Louisiana State University is committed to your academic and personal success. We offer a wide variety of academic services that can help ensure your success. In addition to your academic advisor, take advantage of the many support systems available to you at LSU.

College of Art + Design Student Services

213 Design Building, (225) 578-9042,

Center for Academic Success

Offers valuable tools and strategies to help you achieve your academic goals. Private learning strategy consultations are also on topics such as Learning Styles, Time Management, College Note-taking, Overcoming Test Anxiety, and How to Read College Textbooks.
B-31 Coates, (225) 578-2872,

Offers three learning style self-tests and features several online workshops on topics such as Test Preparation, Time Management, Academic Anxiety, Concept Mapping and many more.

LSU Library System

Offers students support for instruction and research through collections containing 19 million items, plus a one-credit course on how to do scholarly research.
Middleton Library, (225) 578-5652,
Research Course, (225) 578-5652,

Office of Multicultural Affairs

Offers to all students the Genesis tutoring program in math, sciences, business, and foreign languages.
326A LSU Student Union, (225) 578-4339,

Writing Support

The former LSU Writing Center has been eliminated due to the university budget cuts. Tutors are now providing writing support through CxC’s Studio 151. Please visit to learn more or schedule a one-on-one tutoring session designed to help students develop their abilities and confidence to communicate effectively in an academic setting.