• Greek LIfe

    The Zeta Psi Chapter of Sigma Nu fraternity earned three awards from their national organization in Spring 2017: Excellence in Values-Based Leadership, Operational Excellence, and the Regent's Award for Academic Excellence.

  • The Big Event

    On April 1, 2017 over 240 LU students volunteered at the Big Event, the biggest student-run, one-day service project in the nation. LU students provided over 1,000 hours of community service to the Beaumont community.

  • LU Archery Team

    Cody Sahualla of the LU Archery Team achieved LU's first Sports Club national title, winning gold in barebow at the 2017 U.S. National Outdoor Collegiate Championships and the only perfect score of the tournament.


The Division of Student Engagement is here to help facilitate your transition into Lamar University, support your growth in and out of the classroom, and prepare you for personal and professional life after college. As you explore the many offerings at the University, you will find that students are at the center of everything we plan, provide, promote, and promise.

As you live, learn, and grow at Lamar University, we pledge that we will encourage you to embrace opportunities that enrich your academic experience, offer support when you make difficult decisions, challenge you to develop healthy choices regarding behavior and wellness, offer you experiences that foster civic responsibility and cultural engagement, celebrate your individuality, and help you grow as a leader.

We know that college is a life-changing experience. We are committed to making sure that you get the most out of your LU experience.


student spotlight - bailey broussardBailey Broussard, from Beaumont, is a junior majoring in Elementary Education. Bailey works as an Orientation Leader at LU and is a member of Alpha Chi Omega sorority.

student spotlight - victor vuongVictor Vuong, from Orange, is a junior Electrical Engineering major. Victor works as Orientation Leader and for the Setzer Student Center as an Assistant Operations Manager.

student spotlight - deshondre simsDeshondre Sims, from Hamshire, is a sophomore American Sign Language major. Deshondre serves LU as an Orientation Leader and is a Resident Assistant for Housing and Residence Life.


  • Congratulations to Mary Atkinson, who has accepted the position of Director for Housing and Residence Life.
  • Welcome to Robert Smith, Lieutenant for Professional Standards for the University Police department.
  • Check out the Student Engagement Calendar for activities, meetings, and more.