Cardinal View

November 14, 2020
8:00AM – 12:00PM

We know you take your college career seriously, and we are committed to helping you achieve your goals. At Cardinal View, you will learn more about academic majors, campus life and all LU has to offer.

Meet with representatives from five academic colleges
Interact with current LU students
Tour campus and residence halls
Visit the Sheila Umphrey Recreational Sports Center
Snag your LU gear
Receive financial aid and scholarship information
Enter to win a $500 scholarship! 
Already admitted to LU? We can help with your next steps
Interested in Honors? We've got a session for that!

Check in begins at 8:00 a.m.
Sheila Umphrey Recreational Sports Center

For more information view our frequently asked questions, call us at 409-880-8316 or send an email to

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Group Information

High School groups are welcome to attend! For more information, and to register a group, please email We ask that our office receives notification at least 2 weeks prior to the Cardinal View date of your choice. Groups of 30 or more must have at least one chaperone, who will be fully responsible, for every 30 students.

Special Accommodations

Lamar University is committed to providing all students and guests with disabilities an accessible and positive experience. If you are a person with a disability and may be in need of an accommodation, please contact the Disability Resource Center to make your accommodation request by email:

 Student Success Fair

Calling all student organizations! Get your organization in front of future Cardinals during the Student Success Fair at Cardinal View! Show future generations what it means to be an LU Cardinal and how they can get involved. Reserve your spot for the Student Success Fair and learn more here.