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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.

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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.

October 21st, 2020

University's COVID-19 dashboard expanded to include additional data

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette has expanded its public COVID-19 dashboard. The dashboard displays the number... Read More ➝
October 21st, 2020

CAPE-3 satellite built by student researchers bound for space

Student researchers at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette have designed and built a tiny satellite for a big job... Read More ➝
October 15th, 2020

UL Lafayette reports student organization-related COVID-19 cases

This week, the University learned that five members of one sorority tested positive for COVID-19. Those who tested... 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.