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Southern University System campuses will remain closed until Thursday - Tuesday, January 16, 2018

To ensure the safety of our students, faculty, and staff, Southern University System (SUS) campuses in Baton Rouge, Shreveport, and New Orleans will remain closed Wednesday due to inclement weather.

The Southern University Laboratory School is closed until Thursday.

All normal campus operations will resume Thursday, January 18.

All students, faculty, and staff on these campuses are asked to monitor their University email accounts, the University's social media sites, and local news to get updates and announcements.

Regular updates and announcements regarding any developments related to weather closures will be provided via e-mail, on our website (, and via social and local media.

Please stay tuned to the local media for weather updates.

Please go to for any state road closures and do not move or drive around any barricades. They are there for a reason.

Other important links:

Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness

Louisiana State Police


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