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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. 

July 21st, 2021

Student has jump on competition as she goes to Olympics for second time

A University of Louisiana at Lafayette student is reaching for Olympic gold – again. Nicole Ahsinger will represent... Read More ➝
July 21st, 2021

Incentives program encourages students to ‘Don’t Wait. Vaccinate!’

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is encouraging students to “Don’t Wait. Vaccinate!” Dr. Joseph Savoie, UL... Read More ➝
July 15th, 2021

College of Engineering offers state’s only bioengineering concentration

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette has launched a new concentration for chemical engineering majors who envision... 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.