UL Lafayette Description

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.

Quick Facts about University of Louisiana, Lafayette

Region

Southeast

Setting

Mid-size City Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Ragin' Cajuns

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Highly Selective

In-State Tuition

$5,374

Out-of-State Tuition

$14,344

Retention Rate

74%

Enrollment

16,617

UL Lafayette Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 4.5

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

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating:
4

Detailed Ratings

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 Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
14,806
Freshman Class
2,728
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
16,617

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
89%
Graduate
11%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
99%
Part-Time
1%

Gender of Students

Women
56%
Men
44%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
2%
African American
19%
Caucasian
74%
Asian
2%
Unknown and Other
3%

International Students

International
4%
Domestic
96%

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