Student Life at Lamar University

Whether you live on campus or commute to class, Lamar University campus life has something for you. Home to more than 15,000 students, Lamar is one of the fastest-growing universities in Texas and is a member of The Texas State University System. With more than 100 programs of study leading to bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees and many after-class campus activities, you will find a class or activity to meet your every interest. The 292-acre campus in Beaumont is about 90 miles east of Houston and about 25 miles west of Louisiana, making Lamar the perfect location for your college years.

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Students on campus at Lamar University in Texas.