Off Campus


Beaumont is the largest city in the Southeastern area of Texas, there are lots of recreation locations, events and activities for you to enjoy.

Tennis, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Soccer, Bowling,  Table Tennis, Swimming Pool, Arts Studio, Concert, Dancing School, Manning Texas on Wheels Roller, Theatre, Ice Skating

Please go to the website for more detailed information.


Shuttle service is provided by Lamar University at weekend to and from Wal-Mart from 10am – 3pm.

Dillard's: Parkdale Mall

5955 Eastex Fwy  Beaumont, (409) 899-9800

Oaks Shopping Center

229 Dowlen Road, Beaumont, TX

ASA Holdings LP

6385 Calder Avenue, Beaumont, (409) 866-2053

Dowlen Towne Center

3939 Dowlen Road, Beaumont

Hearn Scout Shop

4650 West Cardinal Drive, Beaumont, (409) 842-0032

Village Shopping Center

4875 Concord Road, Beaumont


Steaks and BBQ, American Food, Italian Food, Mexican Food and TEX MEX, Asian Food,  Seafood and Cajun, and much more…

Detailed restaurant Information is available at:


Local Health Resources 


  • Lamar University’s location in Beaumont, Texas shares latitude with Florida and enjoys a lush, subtropical climate. The city of Beaumont is 30 miles from the Gulf of Mexico and 85 miles from Houston. The average rainfall is 59 inches (150 cm) per year.
  • Average Seasonal Temperatures:


52F - 11C


68F - 20C


82F - 28C


70F - 21C