University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Lafayette, LA

University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Lafayette, LA

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Tuition & Fees

$10,382

$24,110

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
11%
600-699
35%
500-599
36%
400-499
18%
300-399
1%
700-800
11%
600-699
23%
500-599
47%
400-499
18%
300-399
2%
30-36
9%
24-29
36%
18-23
52%
12-17
2%
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undergraduateRatios

43%

male

57%

female

1

teacher

20

students

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Moderately Selective

67%

acceptance rate

Accepted 6,206
Declined 2,932
Total Received 9,138
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Public

14,603

undergraduate students

2,330

graduate students

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School Facts

University of Louisiana at Lafayette, founded in 1898, is a public, comprehensive university. Programs are offered through the Colleges of the Arts, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, General Studies, Liberal Arts, Nursing, and Sciences, and through the Graduate School. Its 1,375-acre campus is located in Lafayette, 50 miles from Baton Rouge.

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Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 16,933
Established in 1898
Coeducational Coeducational

1,375-acre, suburban campus in Lafayette (population: 126,848), 50 miles from Baton Rouge and 125 miles from New Orleans; branch campuses in Cade and New Iberia. Served by air, bus, and train; major airports serve Baton Rouge and New Orleans. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Lafayette Regional

University of Louisiana at Lafayette
104 East University Circle
Lafayette
70504

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
24%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students through freshman year required to live on campus
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Men only housing
yes
Women only housing

Top Organizations

  • Union Program Council
  • Chi Alpha
  • Student Government Association
  • Greek Council
  • Newman Club

Top Events

  • Homecoming
  • Lagniappe Day
  • Mardi Gras
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Marching band
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
17%
Top 1/4
38%
Top 1/2
65%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
11%
600-699
35%
500-599
36%
400-499
18%
300-399
1%
700-800
11%
600-699
23%
500-599
47%
400-499
18%
300-399
2%
30-36
9%
24-29
36%
18-23
52%
12-17
2%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $25
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.39

Moderately Selective

67%

acceptance rate

Accepted 6,206
Declined 2,932
Total Received 9,138

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
class rank
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 57
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language no
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Financial Facts

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Tuition waiver for children of alumni yes
Tuition waiver for employees (and children) yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-country running
Football
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Badminton, Bowling, Ice hockey, Lacrosse, Racquetball, Rugby, Ultimate frisbee, Weight lifting

Intramural Sports Women

Badminton, Bowling, Racquetball, Ultimate frisbee, Weight lifting

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 1

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Anthropology
Architecture
Architecture and Related Services, Other
Art/Art Studies, General
Athletic Training/Trainer
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
Business/Managerial Economics
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry, General
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Science
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Dietetics/Dietitian
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature, General
Environmental Science
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Finance, General
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
General Studies
Geology/Earth Science, General
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
History, General
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Human Development and Family Studies, General
Industrial Technology/Technician
Industrial and Product Design
Informatics
Insurance
Interior Architecture
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Mathematics, General
Mechanical Engineering
Music Performance, General
Music, General
Natural Resources and Conservation, Other
Organizational Leadership
Petroleum Engineering
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Public Relations/Image Management
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Secondary Education and Teaching
Sociology
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
Visual and Performing Arts, General
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Programs Offered

  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Honors college
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate
  • Doctoral degree - professional
  • Doctoral degree research/scholarship

16,933

total students

94%

in-state

6%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

86%

14,603
students

Female
57%
8,315

Male
43%
6,288

14%

2,330
students

Female
55%
1,291

Male
45%
1,039

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

81%

11,929
students

Female
56%
6,655

Male
44%
5,274

19%

2,674
students

Female
63%
1,660

Male
37%
1,014

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 76%
Student 4 year graduation rate 23%
Student 5 year graduation rate 22%
Student 6 year graduation rate 6%

Student Break-down

1%
Nonresident aliens
20%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Hispanic/Latino
63%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

790

Transfer students enrolled

5%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions no
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred no

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Legal
  • Personal/Psychological

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Career Library
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Computer training or assistance
  • Health clinic
  • Library reserved study rooms
  • Women's center

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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