PO Drawer 41008 Lafayette, LA 70504-1008 337-482-6553
http://www.louisiana.edu enroll@louisiana.edu
About University of Louisiana-Lafayette
  • Year of Foundation 1898
  • Size of Campus 1375 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 15,564
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 58% 42% 4%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $3,002 in-state, $11,574 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $8,236
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 14,240
This is truly a time of opportunity and excitement for our university. Building on a strong foundation, we are ready to move forward with confidence. As a research institution, we are committed to acquiring knowledge and making discoveries that can help solve problems or improve our lives. As a university rooted in the distinctive Cajun and Creole cultures, we embrace diversity. As a hub of ideas, UL Lafayette plays a key role in economic development-at local, state and national levels. Through partnerships with public bodies, business and industry, we are dedicated to keeping our region and Louisiana economically secure.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat members 2%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Lambda Delta, Alpha Zeta, Blue Key, Chi Epsilon, Chi Sigma Iota, Kappa Delta Pi, Mu Kappa Tau, Phi Kappa Delta, Rho Lambda, Sigma Delta Pi, Sigma Theta Tau, Chi Alpha Sigma, Sigma Tau Delta
  • Number of students in fraternities 11
  • Number of sororities 9
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship, Love Alive Christian Fellowship, Newman Club, Baptist Collegiate Ministry, Wesley United Campus Ministry
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 5%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Students Association, Chinese Student Association, European Students Association, German Club, Hindu Students Council, International Student Council, Kuwaitis Student Association, La Dolce Vita Club, Malaysian Stude
  • Setting Urban
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 11
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 7
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus Lafayette (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Baton Rouge (70), Lafayette (5)
  • Distance to nearest train Lafayette (3)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 20
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 12%
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (43%), men's dorms (16%), fraternity housing (3%), apartments for married students (4%), apartment for single students (22%), other housing options (12%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 38%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Microforms 1,349,992
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 120
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 7,875
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 0
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 976,202
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 600
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 7,177
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 725
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 650
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic
  • Museums University Art Museum, Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 4,394
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library Facilities Rare Book Collection, Cajun & Creole Music Collection, University Archives & Acadiana Manuscripts Collection, Bayou State Periodical Index, Biography of Louisiana Plantation Homes
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 9%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,854
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City