Louisiana State University at Eunice: Narrative Description

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LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY AT EUNICE I-5

PO Box 1129
Eunice, LA 70535-1129
Tel: (337)457-7311
Admissions: (337)550-1302
Fax: (337)457-7311
Web Site: http://www.lsue.edu/

Description:

State-supported, 2-year, coed. Part of Louisiana State University System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1967. Setting: 199-acre small town campus. Total enrollment: 2,833. 1,753 applied, 99% were admitted. Students come from 4 states and territories, 0.4% from out-of-state, 40% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: Common Application, early admission. Required: high school transcript. Placement: ACT recommended; ACT required for some. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: 8/7.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. State resident tuition: $1912 full-time, $80 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $4912 full-time, $205 per credit part-time. College room only: $3789.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 14 open to all; local fraternities, local sororities; 3% of eligible men and 3% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, Students in Free Enterprise, Criminal Justice Society, Student Nurses Association, Phi Theta Kappa. Major annual events: Festival of the Arts, Annual Blood Drive, End of Semester Bash. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. Arnold LeDoux Library with 100,000 books, 253 serials, and an OPAC. 160 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed.