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For the Media

We appreciate your interest in the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. We'll make every effort to answer your questions or put you in touch with University personnel who can.

We know what you need: timely responses, accurate information, access to faculty experts, event advisories and occasional suggestions for university-related feature stories. And, most of all, we understand the importance of deadlines.

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Academics, research, or University operations

For the sake of efficiency, accuracy and continuity, the Office of Communications and Marketing needs to be your first University contact for most inquiries. Contacting Communications & Marketing first will ensure that you receive correct and consistent information.

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Ragin’ Cajuns NCAA-sponsored sports

Media inquiries and press releases specific to Ragin’ Cajuns® NCAA-sponsored sports are handled by the Office of Athletics Communications and Digital Strategy.

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Campus safety

The ULPD public information officer handles media inquiries and press releases for the University Police Department.

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Guidelines for Media Visits on Campus

We welcome media to campus and University events, but we ask that media follow our guidelines to avoid disrupting classes and operations.

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How to Use the University’s Name

We are the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Learn how to properly abbreviate the University’s academic and athletics names.

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