The University of Louisiana at Lafayette, or UL Lafayette, is a coeducational, public, research university located in Lafayette, in the U.S. state of Louisiana. It has the largest enrollment within the nine-campus University of Louisiana System and has the second largest enrollment in Louisiana. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 15,053, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 1,400 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. University of Louisiana--Lafayette's ranking in the 2015 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, Tier 2. Its in-state tuition and fees are $6,948 (2014-15); out-of-state tuition and fees are $19,348 (2014-15)
The university offers 78 undergraduate degree programs, 27 master's degree programs, and 8 Doctor of Philosophy programs, which include applied language and speech sciences, biology, computer engineering, computer science, educational leadership, English, francophone studies and mathematics
Foster Hall, Room 112
P.O. Box 41210
Lafayette, LA 70504-1210
Graduate School Admissions
Martin Hall, Room 332
P.O. Box 44610
Lafayette, LA 70504-4610
To be considered for admission as a transfer student, submit the online application for admission and the following items to UL Lafayette Office of Admissions, P.O. Box 41210, Lafayette, LA 70504:
College Transcripts. If you are a transfer student, you must contact each collegiate institution you attended and request an official transcript be mailed directly to the Office of Admissions. If you are currently attending a university, we encourage a partial record to determine your initial eligibility. Submit your final official transcript upon completing your current classes. Send the Request for Transcript of Credits Form to each institution when requesting transcripts to be sent to UL Lafayette. Official transcripts are mailed directly from the institution to UL Lafayette. Hand-carried copies/transcripts are not considered official.
Immunization Form. If you are a new student, you must show proof of immunization for measles, mumps, rubella, tetanus-diphtheria-pertussis (whooping cough), poliomyelitis, hemophilus influenzae type B, and meningococcal meningitis. Complete and submit your immunization form to the Office of Admissions.
Application Fee. You must submit a $25 non-refundable application fee. You can pay the online application fee with a credit card (Mastercard, Discover, or American Express) or electronic check. You can opt to pay by check or money order (NO CASH) via mail. Applications or application fees received beyond the priority processing dates will incur an additional $25 late application charge.
B.S. in Health Services Administration
B.S. in Kinesiology with Health Promotion & Wellness concentration
Registered Nurse to B.S. in Nursing (RN-to-BSN)
Graduate Certificate in Business Administration
Graduate Certificate in Instructional Coaching
Graduate Certificate in Professional Writing
M. Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction with Instructional Specialist concentration
M.S. in Nursing
M.S. in Systems Technology
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Over 650 international students were enrolled in 2014 and enjoy a vibrant community on campus. UL Lafayette offers International students an outstanding education for an exceptional value—located in one of the most unique cultural areas of the United States.