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Accepted Students

Congratulations and welcome to the Cardinal Community! You are part of a group of accomplished students who will make great things happen and shape the future at LU, in Southeast Texas and the world.

Next Steps for Accepted Students

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Thank you for your interest in Lamar University!, You will be hearing from a Lamar University representative soon to answer any questions you have and to find out more about where you are in your college search.

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Scholarships & Financial Aid

First complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) using LU code (003581). Apply by February 1 each year.


Application Deadlines

Summer 2020

International: April 15, 2020
Domestic: May 11, 2020

Admission Status

If you've applied and haven't received your college acceptance letter, you can check your admission status online.



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