Current Street Address*
Must be a valid LSU email address.

Please answer the following questions to help us understand your situation.

Do you have housing?*
Are you currently employed?
Do you currently receive financial aid or a scholarship?**
*If you currently receive financial aid, please be aware that receiving funds from the Student Emergency Support Fund could impact your current aid package. It is your responsibility to communicate with Financial Aid & Scholarships regarding the potential impact.
Are you an international student?***
**Cash awards to international students are automatically taxed at 14-30% depending on their visa type. Please check with the LSU Office of International Services at for guidance.
Please provide as much information as possible.
The maximum amount of this award is $750.
If you have a need for more than $750 in funding, will you allow our office to share the information on your application and supporting documents with other units at LSU?*
Please note there is no guarantee that additional funding will be available. Determinations will be made on a case-by-case basis.

Email appropriate documentation relating to your situation to Molly McCann at

These items can include:

  • emergency medical bills
  • estimates for repairs
  • photos
  • letters of support
  • email correspondence related to the emergency
  • financial information
  • expert evaluations
  • police/fire reports
  • other accident reports
Please type in your full name as signature.

I authorize that all information provided on this application, including any and all personal, financial, and other data may be shared with the LSU Division of Student Affairs, LSU Family Council, LSU Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships, and the LSU CARE Team. This data will be securely retained indefinitely. To learn more about privacy at LSU, please see the LSU Privacy Statement.

Data Consent*