Resources for New Hires

Helpful Links

These resources will help you make a smooth transition to Lamar University and campus life.

  • Academic calendar: Plan your semesters using up-to-calendars for the current and future academic years.
  • Athletics: Support our Cardinal student athletes as they compete across a range of sports.
  • Dining on campus: Check out Lamar's array of on-campus dining options, including national brands and the campus dining hall. Faculty and staff can purchase meal plans tailored to their tastes and needs.
  • Directory: Find information you need to connect with your coworkers by campus phone and email.
  • Faculty Senate: Participate in Shared Governance with your fellow faculty and help shape Lamar's future.
  • Holidays: Plan vacations, getaways, and long weekends in advance.
  • Important campus numbers: Bookmark this convenient list of phone numbers connecting you to offices and services across campus.
  • Lamar University Police Department (LUPD): Get to know your campus police force and how to reach this dedicated team if you need to.
  • Recreational sports (Rec Center): Stay healthy with Lamar’s stellar recreational facilities (gym, indoor pool, Intramural Sports, equipment checkout, fitness classes).
  • Staff Council: Create a vibrant campus workplace by becoming involved in Staff Council.
  • Weekly campus announcements: Stay up to date with announcements covering all aspects of campus life.