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The Board of Regents has approved the LSU College of Art & Design’s proposal for a multi-disciplinary Doctor of Design (DDes) in Cultural Preservation. Arising from the confluence of current professional trends, educational conditions,…Read Full Story
Need extra money for travel? Enter the second annual Tipton Associates Travel Award competition by February 6, 2017, for a chance to win $1,750 to use for travel during the summer and fall 2017 or…Read Full Story
Thinking, learning, research, and design centered on the collaborative act of making . . .
LSU School of Architecture students develop a solid foundation of traditional design, hand building, and drawing skills and learn to use computer and technological resources. The architecture program at LSU provides a balance between broadening educational experiences and discipline-focused coursework. In addition to learning how to make buildings, students develop a sense of professionalism and leadership in shaping the world by learning how to see, think, and act creatively.
LSU Architecture Featured Student
Charlston Britton Jr.
I have become more aware of the role I play in helping to increase the number of minorities in professions, like architecture, where less than two percent of registered architects are African Americans.
“It is important for minorities to know they have an avenue in architecture.”2015 McNair Research Scholar Charlston's Story
Designing the Future
See what our architecture students have been creating.
Don’t just learn it, live it.
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Featured Architecture Alumni
Construct - Patrick Fess & Jonathan Smith
Patrick Fess and Jonathan Smith (BArch 2010) built their digital fabrication company in New Orleans.
“We both loved architecture and didn’t want to follow the usual path.”School of Architecture, 2010 Construct's Story