Accreditation Statement

Accreditation Statement

Lamar University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lamar University.

Non-Discrimination Policy

Lamar University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action educational institution and employer.  Lamar University will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity, consistent with the Assurance of Compliance with the Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Executive Order 11246 as issued and amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, as amended; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

Texas Public Information Act

Pursuant to Texas Government Code, Chapter 552, Lamar University will comply with all provisions related to the release of requested public information. All government information is presumed to be available to the public although certain exceptions apply to the disclosure of the information. Lamar University shall promptly release requested information that is not confidential by law, either constitutional, statutory, or by judicial decision, or information for which an exemption to disclosure has not been sought. More information related to the rights of the requestors and the responsibilities of governmental bodies can be found at: