Louisiana State University welcomes more than one million visitors every year, and most of those visitors arrive via the interstate system. The directions below offer the easiest routes to the campus from the interstate. We recommend that you visit the Visitor Information Center to obtain detailed campus directions, a parking permit, and parking instructions. The Visitors Information Center is located at the corner of Highland Road and Dalrymple Drive.
Exit at Nicholson Dr./Highland Rd. (Exit 155A).
Take Highland Rd. to Dalrymple Dr. (about 1.4 miles).
Exit at Dalrymple Dr. (Exit 156B).
Both eastbound and westbound traffic will take a right onto Dalrymple Dr. from the off-ramp.
Take Dalrymple Dr. to Highland Rd. (about 0.5 mile).
Exit at Acadian Thruway (Exit 157B).
If exiting from the eastbound off-ramp you will take a right onto Acadian Thruway; if exiting from the westbound off-ramp you will take a left onto Acadian Thruway.
Take Acadian Thruway (which turns into Stanford Avenue and then into LSU Avenue) to Highland Rd.
Take a right onto Highland Rd.
Take Highland Rd. to Dalrymple Dr. (about 1.8 miles).