Visit an Academic Counselor | LSU Manship School of Mass Communication

Visit an Academic Counselor



Renee Lucas
Academic Counselor



Mackenzie McCarty Nelson
Academic Counselor


Need an Appointment?

To request an appointment, simply log into your Navigate Student app. When making an appointment, please use the COMMENT field to indicate your preferred name, pronouns and what you wish to go over in our meeting. Please always include your intended major (with concentration) and/or minor as well. 

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Navigate Student App

Schedule an appointment by downloading the Navigate Student app, which is available in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store

With Navigate, you can:

  • Make an appointment with a Manship School academic counselor
  • View course schedule
  • Join available class study groups via Study Buddies
  • Learn about campus resources
  • Stay up to do date with important deadlines
  • Access recommended "to-do" tasks

If you have any trouble accessing the Navigate app, refer to the LSU Navigate website for assistance. 

Graduating Next Semester?

Check out with a counselor this semester. All Manship School students must meet with a counselor in the semester prior to their graduation semester. During this meeting, you will complete your application for your degree, ensure that you are on track to meet all graduation requirements and get information about participating in the graduation ceremony. This is a required meeting. Schedule your meeting today using Navigate.