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On the northeast corner of campus, you'll find the Century Oaks, which President Stephens planted in 1901. And just like the oaks, the University has grown.

Student enrollment is at a record high, graduation rates are climbing, and research funding tops $150 million annually.

Growing

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Ragin'

When Dr. Edwin Stephens became the University's first president in 1900, the Southwestern Louisiana Industrial Institute had no campus, faculty, or students.

Over the next 37 years, he built the foundation for what would become the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

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As we grow, we're making sure to stay true to our roots. We celebrate life through festivals and our annual campus-wide crawfish boil.

Plus, we remember our rich history through academic programs, like traditional music and Francophone studies, and through research to find our ancestors' original settlements.

September 9th, 2020

Free COVID-19 campus testing will end at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 25

Free, walk-up COVID-19 testing at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette for students and faculty and staff members... Read More ➝
November 25th, 2020

Hazelwood to again lead national HIM accreditation council

Dr. Anita Hazelwood of UL Lafayette’s College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions has been appointed to a second... Read More ➝
November 23rd, 2020

Student earns spot in American Pops Orchestra competition finals

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s Madison Russell will celebrate her 21st birthday by performing with the... 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.