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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.

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.