Points of Interest

Points of Interest

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LSU Student Union


Student Union

The Student Union — which houses an art gallery, theater, bookstore, and various dining options — serves as the center for campus life.

Memorial Tower


Memorial Tower

This 175-foot structure was built in 1923 and dedicated in 1926 as a memorial to the Louisianans who died in World War I. Their names are inscribed on bronze plaques inside of the tower.

Campus Mounds


Campus Mounds

The LSU Campus Mounds are thought to be more than 5,000 years old, which means that they predate the Egyptian pyramids. Experts believe they may have been a gathering place for ceremonies and celebrations.

LSU Tiger Stadium


Tiger Stadium

Otherwise known as Death Valley, Tiger Stadium’s seating capacity is 102,321, making it the nation’s fifth largest on-campus football stadium and second largest in the SEC.

Mike's Habitat


Mike’s Habitat

Mike the Tiger’s $3 million, 15,000-square-foot habitat is a state-of-the-art facility, which was paid for by donations from fans and supporters.

LSU Quad


The Quad

The Quadrangle, nicknamed “the Quad,” is the heart of campus and holds the original group of structures, built between 1925 and 1930.

Barnes and Noble at LSU


Barnes & Noble at LSU

Barnes & Noble at LSU serves as the campus bookstore and is currently the largest collegiate Barnes & Noble in the nation.

See the campus map for location information.

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