We Are Stronger Together, Stronger Than Ever

Lamar University faculty, staff and students have demonstrated a resilient spirit, work ethic and commitment to excellence during these challenging times. It's time to look ahead for ways to enhance in-person opportunities, offer on-campus events and student life programs.

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July 24 (Virtual)  |  July 30 (In Person)  |  July 10/August 20 (Transfer)

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Explore the academic degree options available at Lamar University. Search by interest, degree level or college.

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Paying for College

A college education is an investment in your future. Learn more about financial aid and scholarships.

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Applying to LU

Whether you're a first-year freshman, transfer or graduate student, we'll help guide you through the application process.

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Explore our beautiful 292-acre campus!  Tour campus in person, take a virtual tour or use our interactive campus map to find your way around.


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Learning at LU Fall 2021

Lamar University faculty, staff and students have demonstrated a resilient spirit, work ethic and commitment to excellence during these challenging times. It's time to look ahead for ways to enhance in-person opportunities, offer on-campus events and student life programs. 

Stronger Together For Fall 2021

 

Latest News

Dr. Jeff Forret Wins Prestigious Leadership in History Award

The American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) named Dr. Jeff Forret winner of its 2021 Leadership in History Award in the large press category for his book, Williams' Gang: A Notorious Slave Trader and His Cargo of Black Convicts (Cambridge University Press, 2020).
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Upcoming Events

Register NOW for LU Summer Camps →

12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
via Zoom
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
via Zoom
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Montagne Center
08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Montagne Center

Student Life

Whether you live on campus or commute to class, Lamar University campus life is the perfect blend of urban living with the close community feel of a small town. 

  • Stop by Starbucks in the library for coffee and a bite, or check out any of the restaurants on campus.
  • Meet classmates with similar interests! With more than 150 registered student clubs and organizations, you'll have plenty of opportunities.
  • Watch the Cardinals compete in NCAA Division 1 athletics, get involved in a group fitness class at the gym or join classmates in a wide variety of intramural teams.

LIFE AT LAMAR UNIVERSITY

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Students in dorms at Cardinal Village
Greek Life at Lamar University
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Your Moment is Here

You are shaped by every moment of your life, and that makes you unique. At Lamar University, education is based on your individual needs to give you the tools for success in graduate school and your career. With personal learning experiences for each student and an array of hands-on opportunities, LU makes your time count. Make the most of your moments here at Lamar University.