Continuing Education
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Policies and Registration

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Office Hours

8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday

Registration: 5 Easy Ways

Online: Register online from any course description, or view all courses here.

Phone: 225-578-2500

Fax: 225-578-3090

Mail: Send completed registration form with check, money order or credit card information to:

LSU Continuing Education
2145 Pleasant Hall, LSU
Baton Rouge LA 70803-1520

Note: If mailing, please send registration forms one week prior to the first scheduled course meeting.

In-Person: Register by visiting our office at 1225 Pleasant Hall on the LSU campus. Our building faces Dalrymple Drive just west of the Highland Road intersection.

Payment Policies & Options

Credit Cards: We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express. Credit card payment is required for Web, phone or fax registrations.

Fees: Full payment, or an authorized purchase order for billing, is due at the time of registration.

Mailed Payment: On mail registrations, checks and money orders should be payable to LSU.

Returned check: If your bank voids a payment for insufficient funds, a returned check charge of $25 will be added to your registration fee.

Refunds & Cancellations

If a course is canceled, your entire fee is refunded without penalties, subject to the following conditions:

Substitutions or cancellations must take place prior to the first class day; if your plans change, please let us know 5 business days prior to the course start date; LSU reserves the right to cancel or make changes in courses.


LSU Continuing Education observes the same official holidays as the LSU campus. Office closures include New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Mardi Gras, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and approximately one week around Christmas.

Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities

In some cases, university buildings may not be fully accessible for persons with disabilities. If you need special accommodations because of a disability, please let us know by calling 225-578-2500 at least two weeks before your class begins.