|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||5%|
|Student to faculty ratio||22:1|
|Dormitory capacity||3,153 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
University of Louisiana at Lafayette is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 11,633 applications and 5,945 students were granted admission. University of Louisiana at Lafayette is at the #49 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 96% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 4% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||940 to 1180|
|ACT||21 to 26|
University of Louisiana at Lafayette charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $19,135 and in-state students paid $5,407.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 96% of University of Louisiana at Lafayette's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 36% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,547 (which is 2.6% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 2016-2017, was 1,334, which is 42% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,859 (which is 8.4% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, University of Louisiana at Lafayette has enrolled a total of 17,519 students (13,809 students full-time and 3,710 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 17,519 students, 989 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 43% men and 57% women and 15,998 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,521 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,297 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 19%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%
Non-resident alien: 3%
Two or more races: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Louisiana at Lafayette.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||20%||1,588||89|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||7%||574|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||4%||287|
|Visual And Performing Arts||3%||258|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||3%||231|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||3%||216|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||3%||198||0|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of Louisiana at Lafayette full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of University of Louisiana at Lafayette graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,100. Last year, out of the total 3,261 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 3,000 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 4,208 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,703 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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