Definitions

 
student on bike in Asia

LSU Study Abroad Ambassador

 A domestic student who fills one of four job positions associated with the LSU Study Abroad Scholarship program.

 

Domestic student

A student, either undergraduate student or graduate student, who is a U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident.

 

three students mimicking statuesInternational student 

A non-domestic student who has been directly admitted to an LSU degree-seeking program or has been admitted to the LSU Global program.

 

Roommate

A job position held by a domestic student as part of the LSU Study Abroad Scholarship program.  The domestic student shares a residence hall room with an international student for one semester.

 

Student in Athens, Greece

 

Conversation Partner

A job position held by a domestic student as part of the LSU Study Abroad Scholarship program.  The domestic student meets weekly with an international student to engage in informal conversations on a variety of topics.

 

Student in Athens, Greece with LSU ring on

 

 

Learning Partner 

A job position held by a domestic student as part of the LSU Study Abroad Scholarship program.  The domestic student provides peer-to-peer support for a group of international students.

International Events 

Events for the purpose of showcasing international culture to domestic students or for the purpose of  showcasing domestic culture to international students. 

 

 

students crossing bridge

 

 LSU Study Abroad Programs

Study abroad programs that are managed by the office of Academic Programs Abroad (APA), International Programs.

 

Underrepresented Domestic Students  

Students, both undergraduate and graduate students, who are historically underrepresented in study abroad programs.