We want to help you alleviate stress and get on the right track to financial success.

Improve Your Budget

Develop your budgeting and general financial management skills.


Budget Worksheet

Manage Your Debt

Got student loans or credit card debt to repay? Let us help you develop a plan.

Repayment Estimator

Check Your Credit Score

What We Do


Contact Financial Aid & Scholarships

 Our office does not provide advising regarding applying, accepting or maintaining federal or university financial aid or scholarships. Contact the LSU Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships for information on this topic.

LSU Financial Aid & Scholarships


Schedule an Appointment

SFMC staff are available to meet one-on-one with LSU students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

To get started, log into Handshake and click Career Center, Appointments, and Schedule a New Appointment. Then, choose your appointment criteria to filter your options and confirm your appointment. You may also call 225-578-1586 or stop by our office. We are open 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, and closed on university holidays.

The Cale P. & Katherine Smith Student Financial Management Center is located at 158 LSU Student Union (across from the ATMs).


LSU Cares is a university initiative dedicated to the well-being of students and promotion of a community that cares about each of its members.

LSU offers an online reporting system to help students, faculty, staff, families, and friends submit reports of concern. 


LSU Cares - student advocacy services