You should major in Spanish if:
- You love the Spanish language and want to become highly proficient in it.
- You are passionate about Hispanic culture all around the world.
- You want knowledge and skills that will complement any career.
As a Spanish major at UL Lafayette, you will learn about Hispanic cultures all around the world and here in Louisiana. When you major in Spanish, you’ll learn about Hispanic languages, literature, and cultures in a city with deep roots in Spanish culture.
Spanish at UL Lafayette
What's Spanish Like?
Group work & collaboration
Life as a Spanish Major
Add to Your Community
There are many opportunities to share your knowledge of Spanish with the University and the Lafayette community. The Spanish and Latin American Network (SALA) offers real-world experiences and research opportunities to students through community partnerships.
Language Resource Center
The Language Resource Center offers a computer lab equipped with language resource programs and software, plus study spaces for language students.more about the Language Resource Center
Connect with students in organizations like El Club de Español de UL Lafayette. Improve your Spanish with conversation hours and explore Hispanic cultures with local music festivals, dance lessons, art exhibits, museum tours, and volunteer work in the community. You can also join the Sigma Delta Pi National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society.See all student organizations
Study Spanish in a Spanish-speaking country and gain an unparalleled learning experience. Spend your summer, semester, or an entire academic year at one of our partner institutions in Spain or Mexico.Learn more about study abroad