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Lafayette residents are the happiest in the U.S. according to a study published by the National Bureau of Economic Research.

We're consistently recognized for our great food, festivals, and economic development, so we definitely have a lot to smile about.

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Lafayette was voted the No. 2 college town in America by Travel + Leisure magazine for its plentiful extracurricular activities.

It ranked No. 1 for both its concerts and live music scene and was named  No. 1 by USA Today editors as Best College Town Weekend.

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Lafayette isn't only the happiest city, it's also one of the hippest!

ConventionSouth magazine named Lafayette a hip, historic college town in the South. There's so much to do and see at the University and in our community. Experience it for yourself. 

May 14th, 2021

University conferring 1,892 degrees during Commencement ceremonies

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s Spring 2021 graduates might well be remembered as a class of record setters... Read More ➝
May 14th, 2021

Grad Cooper to focus on public policy at University of Edinburgh

Christopher Cooper will earn a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette on... Read More ➝
May 12th, 2021

University recognizes top scholars as Outstanding Master’s Graduates

Narges Firouzshahi is the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s overall Outstanding Master’s Graduate. She was among... Read More ➝

Student Research

UL Lafayette is launching its new Quality Enhancement Plan — Advance: Student Research Experience.

Through Advance, students will have more opportunities for mentored research, innovative projects and creative endeavors.