Louisiana State University Baton Rouge is a public institution that was founded in 1860. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 24,626, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 2,000 acres. It utilizes a semester based academic calendar. Louisiana State University Baton Rouge's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 135.
LSU students can explore more than 350 student organizations or check out the unique, free facilities nearby, including the 14-acre Hilltop Arboretum or the Louisiana Museum of Natural History. Sports fans can visit the Andonie Museum, which is also free and all about the history of LSU athletics. Student athletes can play at the recreational level or with the LSU Tigers varsity teams, which compete in the NCAA Division I Southeastern Conference.
Notable LSU alumni include four-time NBA champion Shaquille ONeal, and Lyndon Johnsons vice president, Hubert Humphrey.Since 1860, LSU has served the world through extensive, multipurpose programs encompassing instruction, research, and public service.
The following is the list of scholars from Luisiana State University who currently serve as editors for one or more SciTechnol journals.