LSU Center for Freshman Year

150 Allen Hall



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UCFY Counselor availability for the Spring 2018 semester will be as follows, except on holidays when LSU is closed:


We will be seeing students on a walk-in basis January 3 - 22, 2018 and March 19 - 23, 2018 between the hours of 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Monday – Friday.  Wait times may vary and may be longer during lunch time. 


Outside of the stated walk-in dates above we will be working on appointments only.


Appointments can be scheduled by clicking on the appointment locater to the left.  We will also be offering same day appointments each morning at 8:00 a.m. after walk-in times end and can be scheduled at this same link. 


If you have any questions, please call the Center for Freshman Year (UCFY) at 225-578-6822 or email us at



January 10

Spring classes begin


January 15

Martin Luther King Holiday


January 19

Final date for dropping courses without receiving a 'W' by 4:30 p.m.


January 22

Final date to meet with a counselor to complete paperwork to implement grade exclusion policy, and final date for adding courses and making section changes by 4:30 p.m. 


February 12

Mardi Gras Holiday begins at 7:30 a.m.


February 14

Classes resume at 12:30 p.m. following Mardi Gras Holiday


March 23

Final date for resigning or dropping courses with a ‘W’ by 4:30 p.m., and final date to request rescheduling a final examination when three examinations are scheduled in 24 hours