Entering Freshman University Scholarships | LSU Financial Aid & Scholarships

Entering Freshman Scholarships

We are committed to your access to one of the nation's most valued degrees. LSU is consistently ranked a Top Value by Kiplinger, Forbes, Money and SmartAsset.


awarded in financial aid and scholarships each year


for improving students' socioeconomic status

2 in 3

students graduate with zero debt


of students receive scholarships or aid





Awards range in value from $500 per year to a full ride.  


  • Merit-Based Scholarships
  • Legacy Scholarships
  • Major-Specific Scholarships
  • Study Abroad Scholarships
  • Research Scholarships
  • Work Study Awards
  • Need-Based Awards
  • Federal Grants
  • Federal Loans



LSU is one of only a handful of universities in the nation to award the prestigious Stamps Scholarship.