Southeastern Louisiana University

Hammond, LA

Southeastern Louisiana University, founded in 1925, is a public university. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, Business, Education, Nursing & Health Sciences, and Science & Technology. Its 363-acre main campus is located in Hammond, 55 miles from New Orleans and 40 miles from Baton Rouge.

Tuition & Fees

$8,329

$20,807

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

30-36
12%
24-29
32%
18-23
48%
12-17
8%
30-36
2%
24-29
30%
18-23
60%
12-17
8%
30-36
4%
24-29
36%
18-23
55%
12-17
5%
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undergraduateRatios

38%

male

62%

female

1

teacher

19

students

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Not Selective

90%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,925
Declined + 400
Total Received 4,325
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Public

13,296

undergraduate students

964

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. General Studies
  2. Nursing
  3. Management
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Codes

SAT 6656
ACT 1608

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School Facts

Southeastern Louisiana University, founded in 1925, is a public university. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, Business, Education, Nursing & Health Sciences, and Science & Technology. Its 363-acre main campus is located in Hammond, 55 miles from New Orleans and 40 miles from Baton Rouge.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 14,260
Established in 1925
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  AAFCS (American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association)
•  CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

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Hammond, LA

363-acre campus in Hammond (population: 20,480), 40 miles from Baton Rouge and 55 miles from New Orleans; branch campuses in Baton Rouge and Walker. Served by train. Major airport serves New Orleans; smaller airport serves Baton Rouge.

Southeastern Louisiana University
548 Ned McGehee Drive
Hammond, LA 70402

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
23%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
48%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

Greek Life

 
10 fraternities 4% of male students
 
9 sororities 7% of female students
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
13%
Top 1/4
36%
Top 1/2
71%
Bottom 1/2
29%
Bottom 1/4
9%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

30-36
12%
24-29
32%
18-23
48%
12-17
8%
30-36
2%
24-29
30%
18-23
60%
12-17
8%
30-36
4%
24-29
36%
18-23
55%
12-17
5%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $20
Common application accepted no
Application deadline July 15 (priority deadline)
August 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements

Not Selective

90%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,925
Declined + 400
Total Received 4,325

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Anthony Ranatza
Director of Admissions
P: 800 222-7358
F: 985 549-5882
admissions@southeastern.edu

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $5,777
Room $5,050
Board $3,030
Additional fees $2,552
Books & supplies $1,300
Total $17,709
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 800 222-7358
F: 985 549-5077
finaid@southeastern.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Hayden Wagar
Director of Financial Aid
finaid@southeastern.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
football
golf
soccer
softball
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

cross-country, lacrosse, rugby, tennis

Club Sports - Women's

cross-country, tennis

Intramural/Recreational Sports

badminton, ballroom dance, baseball, basketball, capoeira, dance, fishing, flag football, laser tag, racquetball, rugby, soccer, softball, table tennis, volleyball, walleyball, weight lifting

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Athletic Directors

Jay Artigues (men's)
Athletic Director
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NCAA (Division I-AA, Football), Southland Conference
Mascot
Lion
School colors
green and gold

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Applied Sociology
Art
Athletic Training
Biological Sciences
Biology
Business Administration
Chemistry
Child Life
Communication
Communication Science/Disorders
Communication Sciences/Disorders
Computer Science
Counselor Education
Criminal Justice
Curriculum/Instruction
Early Childhood Education
Educational Leadership
Elementary Education
Elementary/Special Education
Engineering Technology
English
English Education
Family/Consumer Sciences
Finance
General Studies
Health Sciences
Health Systems Management
Health/Kinesiology
Health/Physical Education
History
Industrial Technology
Information Technology
Integrated Science/Technology
Kinesiology
Management
Marketing
Mathematics
Middle School Education
Middle School/Special Education
Music
Nursing
Occupational Health Safety/Environment
Organizational Communication
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Social Studies Education
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish
Special Education
Special Education/Early Intervention/Birth-5
Sports Management
Supply Chain Management
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Most Popular Majors

  1. General Studies
  2. Nursing
  3. Management

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships

14,260

total students

96%

in-state

4%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

93%

13,296
students

Female
62%
8,305

Male
38%
4,991

7%

964
students

Female
75%
721

Male
25%
243

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

69%

9,248
students

Female
63%
5,758

Male
37%
3,490

31%

4,048
students

Female
63%
2,547

Male
37%
1,501

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Student Break-down

1%
Nonresident aliens
18%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Hispanic/Latino
53%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

53%

Transfer applicants accepted

79%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.30
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: August 1

Spring: December 15

Summer: May 15

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

68

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Other
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Other
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tutors
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 45
Countries most often represented Canada
Germany
India
Mexico
Nepal
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
Other
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Amber Silessi
Director of International Services and Admissions Processing
985 549-2360
international@southeastern.edu

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