Welcome Center and Campus Visits

Experience Life at LU

Learn everything Lamar University has to offer during an in-person visit. Tours are guided by members of our LU Crew who will provide information about campus landmarks, academic resources, living and dining options, and more. Book your 90-minute walking tour of our beautiful campus today and begin imagining what it will be like to eat, sleep, study, and get involved as a Lamar Cardinal.

Campus Visit Events

Looking for a little more? We have special events year-round for you to get a better look at campus and learn more about LU!


Take the Virtual Tour

Contact the Welcome Center

Phone: 409-880-8890
Email: visit@lamar.edu
Visit: Lamar University Welcome Center 
1032 Jim Gilligan Way 
Beaumont, Texas 77705

Note: Located at the corner of Jim Gilligan Way and Rolfe Christopher Drive

Meet Our Team

Karli Padia, Welcome Center Associate Director karli.padia@lamar.edu 
Elyse Broussard, Welcome Center Coordinator elyse.broussard@lamar.edu
LU Crew

Special Requests/Disability Resource Requests

If you have any special requests or needs regarding your upcoming visit, please email visit@lamar.edu at least 2 weeks prior to your visit.

  • Need a Spanish-language interpreter? Please email, espanol@lamar.edu.
  • Require an ASL interpreter? Complete the ASL Interpreter request form at least 3 business days prior to your visit. If you have any questions about services provided by the Disability Resource Center, please call 409-880-8347 or email drc.cadh@lamar.edu.

Advanced Notice Policy: Requests should be submitted at least 3 business days prior to the event. Requests submitted with less than 3 business days notice will be accepted; however, it may be difficult to guarantee services are available