Housing contracts are available in the myLSU Housing Portal (myLSU>Student Services>On-campus Housing). 

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Incoming First-year Students

Freshmen are guaranteed housing and required to live on campus. Once you commit to LSU, then you can submit your housing contract or request an exemption to the live-on requirement in myLSU.




Graduate students at LSU

Current Students  |  Upperclassmen 
Transfer, Graduate, Law and Vet Med Students

Current students and incoming upperclassmen transfer, graduate, law and vet med students have three communities on campus to call home: East Campus Apartments, West Campus Apartments and Nicholson Gateway Apartments.

Current on-campus residents will submit the housing contract, select an apartment and then submit $250 advance rent (non-refundable) to secure the selected apartment space.

Students not currently living on campus, graduate, law and Vet Med students should contact the Assignments Team regarding the selection process.





Students with Families

Family housing in Edward Gay Apartments are available to full-time LSU students 21 years or older, graduate students, married students or single parents. Preference is given to families. 

Current residents should complete the online contract renewal process via myLSU in the spring. 

New residents should complete the online application and contract agreement and submit a $100 non-refundable advance rent payment, a $50 non-refundable application fee, and a $10 non-refundable processing fee.

Edward Gay Apartments


 Students walking by res hall photo

Spring Semester Housing

Students not living on campus for the fall semester are welcome to sign a spring semester-only contract to live on campus.

Spring semester contracts open November 1 in myLSU. Contact our assignments team for application details. 

Summer Housing

Summer housing options are available for students.