Lamar University Featured in Season 8 of The College Tour

The award-winning TV series on Amazon Prime Video brings Lamar University directly to viewers, sharing authentic student stories while highlighting the college experience.


Still Time to Register!


July 24 (Virtual)  |  July 30 (In Person)  |  July 10/August 20 (Transfer)

Lamar University


Find Your Degree

Explore the academic degree options available at Lamar University. Search by interest, degree level or college.

Undergraduate / Graduate / Online


Paying for College

A college education is an investment in your future. Learn more about financial aid and scholarships.

Learn More


Applying to LU

Whether you're a first-year freshman, transfer or graduate student, we'll help guide you through the application process.

How to Apply

Discover Your Future

Lamar University Campus Tour

Visit Lamar University

Explore our beautiful 292-acre campus!  Tour campus in person, take a virtual tour or use our interactive campus map to find your way around.

Latest News

LUTV’s Gordon Williams to be honored with special congressional recognition

Lamar University Television News Station Operations Manager Gordon Williams will receive a congressional commendation and be honored with special congressional recognition from the office of U.S. Representative and Texas native Brian Babin on June 16 from 4:00 to 6 p.m. in the Lamar University Theatre followed by a reception in the Studio Theatre.
Read More

Upcoming Events

Register NOW for LU Summer Camps →

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Room 170, Speech and Hearing Sciences Building
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Lamar University Theatre
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Provost Umphrey Stadium

Student Life

Whether you live on campus or commute to class, Lamar University campus life is the perfect blend of urban living with the close community feel of a small town. 

  • Stop by Starbucks in the library for coffee and a bite, or check out any of the restaurants on campus.
  • Meet classmates with similar interests! With more than 150 registered student clubs and organizations, you'll have plenty of opportunities.
  • Watch the Cardinals compete in NCAA Division 1 athletics, get involved in a group fitness class at the gym or join classmates in a wide variety of intramural teams.


Students enjoying Starbucks at Gray Library
Students in dorms at Cardinal Village
Greek Life at Lamar University
Cheering on the Lamar Cardinals

Your Moment is Here

You are shaped by every moment of your life, and that makes you unique. At Lamar University, education is based on your individual needs to give you the tools for success in graduate school and your career. With personal learning experiences for each student and an array of hands-on opportunities, LU makes your time count. Make the most of your moments here at Lamar University.