The student activity fee, hospitalization insurance, and books cost about $1100 per year. Check the Graduate website fees page tuition/fees for current costs. If accepted into the PhD program, the department normally pays university fees and non-resident unrestricted fees.

Stipends and tuition waivers are available for Ph.D. students on a competitive basis. Additional support, fellowships, and low-cost loans are available through the Schools of Medicine and Dentistry. Financial Aid


The LSU Health Sciences Center offers residence hall accommodations for single and married students. Information can be found at the following website:  Resident Hall.