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University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Lafayette, LA
University Website: www.louisiana.edu
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The University of Louisiana at Lafayette, or UL Lafayette, is a coeducational, public, research university located in Lafayette, in the U.S. state of Louisiana. It has the largest enrollment within the nine-campus University of Louisiana System and has the second largest enrollment in Louisiana.

Founded in 1898 as an industrial school, the institution developed into a four-year university during the twentieth century and became known by its present name in 1999. Concurrently the university evolved into a national research and doctoral university as noted by its Carnegie categorization as a RU/H: research university (high research activity). It offers Louisiana's only Ph.D. in francophone studies and Louisiana's only industrial design degree. The university has achieved several milestones in computer science, engineering and architecture. It is also home to a distinct College of the Arts.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $13,486.00 avg tuition

104 University Circle
Lafayette, LA 70503
(377) 482-1000

Apply online Admissions:
admissions.louisiana.edu
Financial Aid:
admissions.louisiana.edu/financia..

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Statistics:
Applied 9,062
Admitted 5,975 66%
Enrolled total 2,966
Full Time: 2,928
Part Time 38
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Reading 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Writing 0 0
ACT Composite 20 24
ACT English 20 25
ACT Math 19 24
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 74%
4-year graduation rate 13%
6-year graduation rate 42%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $4,864.00 $4,864.00 $13,486.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $143.00 $143.00 $359.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $5,266.00 $5,266.00 $13,888.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $191.00 $191.00 $479.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $5,080.00 $8,236.00 $3,792.00
Other Expenses $3,130.00 $3,792.00 $3,792.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $25.00
Graduate Application Fee $25.00
Books and Supplies $1,200.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 90%
Percent receiving grant aid 85%
Avg amount of grant aid $5,545.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 33%
Avg amount of student loan aid $4,643.00

University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agriculture, General X
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architecture X
Architecture and Related Services, Other X
Interior Architecture X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Conservation Biology X
Microbiology, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other X
Business/Managerial Economics X
Fashion Merchandising X
Finance, General X
Hospitality Administration/Management, General X
Insurance X
Management Information Systems, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Mass Communication/Media Studies X
Public Relations/Image Management X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X X
Informatics X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X
Biology Teacher Education X
Chemistry Teacher Education X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs X
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels X
ENGINEERING
Chemical Engineering X X
Civil Engineering, General X X
Computer Engineering, General X X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X X
Mechanical Engineering X X
Petroleum Engineering X X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Industrial Technology/Technician X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Human Development and Family Studies, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General X
French Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist X X
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X
Dietetics/Dietitian X
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
Natural Resources and Conservation, Other X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Geology/Earth Science, General X X
Physics, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Film/Cinema/Video Studies X
Industrial and Product Design X
Music Performance, General X X
Visual and Performing Arts, General X

Scholarships for Students in Louisiana

Name Amount Deadline
Jane and Clem Werner Scholarship $5000 February 15, 2015
American Electric Power Scholarship - ASME $4000 March 20, 2015
Stephen T. Kugle Scholarship $3000 March 20, 2015
Fred R. McDaniel Memorial Scholarship $500 January 31, 2015
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies February 19, 2015
Ernest Morgan Memorial Scholarship Varies March 15, 2015
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