BOSS Pin/ID and Registration
Students can find information on how to register for classes, obtaining a BOSS (Bulldog Online Student System) PIN number that permits online registration, resigning from the University, adding or dropping classes, withdrawing from a class, and requesting student transcripts on the website of the University Registrar. Students can contact the Registrar by phone at 318/257-2176.
Students and employees are issued Tech photo identification cards. Tech ID cards are issued through the Tech Express office and are used when setting up a Tech Express Account for making campus purchases at the Bookstore and at any Food Service location, as well as for athletic events and other campus activities. Additional information can be obtained from the Cashier's office at 318/257-4325 or from the website of the Comptroller.
Computing Services and MOODLE
Graduate students are assigned email accounts by the Computing Center in order to receive official University notifications and correspondence. The Computing Center is located in the Wyly Tower basement. Students can check the operational status of email, internet, MOODLE, and BOSS, as well as receive technical service assistance with printers and connections by contacting the HelpDesk. Students should become knowledgeable about all policies and procedures regulating computer and internet usage on campus (University Policies 2302, 2303, and 2304).
Applicants can obtain additional information from the Graduate School Admissions Office by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at 318/257-2924, and documents may be faxed to 318/257-4487. Applications with all supporting documentation should be mailed to the Graduate School, Louisiana Tech University, P. O. Box 7923, 1203 Wyly Tower, 1310 W. Railroad Avenue, Ruston, LA 71272 USA.
International applicants may contact the International Student Office by email at email@example.com or by telephone at 318/257-4321. Students that need to mail items to the ISO may send them to the International Student Office, Louisiana Tech University, P. O. Box 3037, Ruston, LA 71272 USA.