University of Louisiana, Lafayette (UL Lafayette)

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  University of Louisiana, Lafayette (UL Lafayette)

104 University Circle, Lafayette, LA 70503

University of Louisiana, Lafayette Student Essentials

University of Louisiana, Lafayette Student Essentials Region: Setting: Type: Affiliation: Size: Mascot: Website: On-Campus Housing Available: Selectivity: In-State Tuition: Out-of-State Tuition: Retention Rate: Enrollment:
Mid-size City Setting
Not applicable
Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
Ragin' Cajuns
Highly Selective

About UL Lafayette

University of Louisiana, Lafayette

Founded in 1898, UL Lafayette is the second largest university in Louisiana. The Carnegie Foundation has designated UL Lafayette as a "Research University with High Research Activity." The university has also been recognized as one of the nation's "Best Colleges" by U.S. News & World Report, and was included in Forbes magazine's latest ranking of "America's Best Colleges."

University of Louisiana-Lafayette offers comprehensive academics and research opportunities at the bachelor's, master's and doctoral levels.

More than 75 undergraduate degree programs are offered at ULL through such colleges as the college of business administration, the college of education, the college of liberal arts, the college of nursing and the college of sciences.

Master's degrees are offered in such fields as Architecture, Counseling, Music and Computer Science. Doctoral programs include such fields as Applied Language and Speech Sciences, Biology, Cognitive Science and English, among others.

ULL's research centers allow students to undertake research in such fields as business and information technology, ecology, child development and primate studies.

University of Louisiana-Lafayette's more than 16,000 students may benefit from a variety of student life options both on and off campus. In addition to student organizations, active Greek life and intramural sports on campus, the city of Lafayette also has many cultural, arts and nightlife offerings.

Financial aid is available to eligible students, as are fellowships for graduate students. Admission to University of Lafayette is considered selective at the undergraduate level with various graduate programs differing in selectivity.

UL Lafayette Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4.5 of 5 Stars 7 Reviews

71% of students gave University of Louisiana, Lafayette 5 stars overall.

5 reviews 2 reviews 0 reviews 0 reviews 0 reviews

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating

What I like the most is that the academical standards of requirements are high; therefore, once graduated, you should know your stuff. What I do not like is that the tuition has increased tremendously. Very expensive to go to school here when paying out of pocket!

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UL Lafayette Map & Location

University of Louisiana, Lafayette

104 University Circle

Lafayette, LA 70503

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Getting Around UL Lafayette


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6/10 walk


Seasonal average temperatures for Lafayette, LA

Winter Dec 63 43 Jan 61 41 Feb 65 44 Spring Mar 71 50 Apr 78 57 May 85 65 Summer Jun 90 71 Jul 91 73 Aug 92 72 Fall Sep 88 68 Oct 80 58 Nov 71 49

UL Lafayette Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students Freshman Class Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 3%
  • African American: 22%
  • Caucasian: 71%
  • Asian: 2%
  • Unknown and Other: 3%
]]> Latino African American Caucasian Asian Unknown and Other
Undergraduate 90% Graduate 10% Full-Time 99% Part-Time 1% Women 56% Men 44% International 2% Domestic 98%

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