Tiger Band Resources

This page contains a list of resources and forms intended for current Tiger Band members. If you have any difficulties accessing or using these resources, please contact the Department of Bands front office at bands@lsu.edu or (225) 578-2384.


Tiger Band Handbook

The handbook functions as the syllabus for MUS4250 and as an outline for the operation and procedures of Tiger Band.



Absence / Information Request

All absence requests must be submitted to be considered for approval. This includes if you need to miss Tiger Band due to quarantine, positive COVID-19 test, etc.

Submit Absence Request


Distressing Encounters 

Complete this anonymous form if you have encountered or witnessed any unpleasant experiences while being a member of Tiger Band. Encounters can be bullying, hazing, racism, sexism, etc. 



Uniform Issue

All uniform issues must be reported as quickly as possible to facilitate timely resolutions. 

Submit Uniform Issue Request


Uniform Accessory Request

Uniform Accessories include Battery Pack/Cable, Shoes,  Cords and E-Flips. Please wait for receipt of an e-mail from Mrs. Duplantier confirming your purchase.

Submit Uniform Accessory Request


Instrument / Lyre Repair Request

Repairs will be handled as they are requested. Please provide as much information as possible about the problem / necessary repair when filling out the form.

Submit Repair Request


Challenge Requests

All requests to challenge must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. CST the Sunday PRIOR to when the challenge will take place. Halftime challenges will take place on Tuesdays directly after rehearsal. Pregame challenges will take place on Wednesdays after rehearsal. If you are challenging for both, submit the form twice.

Please inform both the person you are challenging and your section leader(s) of your intent. 

Submit Challenge Request


Building Access Request

Student staff may request card access to the Tiger Band Hall. Requests are reviewed by both the Department of Bands and the College of Music & Dramatic Arts.

Submit Building Access Request


Comp Ticket Request

All members of the LSU Tiger Marching Band enrolled in MUS 4250 are entitled to one (1) comp ticket to every paid School of Music performance. Requests must be made through the form linked below at least 72 hours in advance. If you have difficulties submitting a request, consult this help document or contact lsucmda@lsu.edu.



Room Schedules

The use of Department of Bands-controlled spaces may be requested by Tiger Band students for band-related reasons, such as official meetings or sectionals. All requests are evaluated by staff and/or directors prior to approval.

To request use of a space, first consult the appropriate room calendar to check availability, then submit the Room Reservation Request Form. In the event a Department of Bands-controlled space is not available, you may request a School of Music or Music & Dramatic Arts Building space by visiting the School of Music website.