LU Students Get a Chance to be in TV Episode!

The Lamar University episode of “The College Tour” on Amazon Prime will feature the individual stories of Lamar University students across a wide variety of majors, backgrounds, campus activities and student organizations. Filming November 7-11. Audition deadline is September 27.  Submit Your Video


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

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Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Dr. Hector Flores

In this Q&A, Dr. Hector Flores, Hispanic mentor and Lamar University dean of students and associate vice president of the Division of Student Engagement, shares his background, culture and what Hispanic Heritage Month means to him and his family.
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Upcoming Events

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The Field House, Commerce TX
03:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Turpin Stadium, Natchitoches LA
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Nicholls Soccer Complex, Thibodaux LA
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Dugan Wellness Center, Corpus Christi TX

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.