• The LU Cheer and Dance Teams kicked off the new year at Student Convocation on August 18, 2019.

    The LU Cheer and Dance Teams kicked off the new year at Student Convocation on August 18, 2019.

  • LU President Dr. Kenneth Evans addresses the Class of 2023 at Student Convocation.

    LU President Dr. Kenneth Evans addresses the Class of 2023 at Student Convocation.

  • Officers from the LU Student Government Association welcomed new Cardinals at Student Convocation.

    Officers from the LU Student Government Association welcomed new Cardinals at Student Convocation.

  • LU formally welcomed the Class of 2023 at Student Convocation on August 18, 2019.

    LU formally welcomed the Class of 2023 at Student Convocation on August 18, 2019.

WELCOME


Our Division of Student Engagement is here to facilitate your transition into Lamar University, support your growth, and prepare you for personal and professional life after college. You will find that our committed staff place students at the center of everything we promise, plan, promote, and provide.

We pledge that we will encourage you to embrace opportunities that enrich your academic experience, offer support when you make difficult decisions, and challenge you to develop healthy choices regarding behavior and wellness. We offer you experiences that foster leadership, civic responsibility, and cultural engagement. We celebrate your individuality and support ways to collaborate with others to positively influence your community and your world.

We know that college is a life-changing experience. We celebrate that you want an education from Lamar University. We are committed to making sure that you get the most out of your LU experience.

In Cardinal Pride!

Vicki L. McNeil Ed.D.
Vice President of Student Engagement

 STUDENT SPOTLIGHT

student spotlight - aerial ridleyAerial Ridley, a senior from Houston, is a second-year Resident Assistant with Housing and Residence Life. Aerial is majoring in Criminal Justice and is an active member of Alpha Chi Omega sorority.


student spotlight - madison hambyMadison Hamby, a senior from Port Neches, is a Student Orientation Coordinator for the Department of New Student and Leadership Programs. Madison is a double major in Psychology and Business and is a member of the Honors Student Association and the Psychology Association of Lamar Students.

student spotlight - govin kaggalGovin Kaggal, a senior from Beaumont, is majoring in Political Science. Govin is a Associate Justice for the Student Government Association, Treasurer for Alpha Tau Omega fraternity and Order of Omega honor society, a Lamar University Ambassador, and a member of Dance Marathon, Honors Student Association, and the Moot Court Team.

IMPORTANT FLOOD INFORMATION

  • Were you displaced or affected by Imelda? We're here to offer help and support! Please visit lamar.edu/imelda, fill out our impact survey or get answers to questions you may have. Let us know how we can assist you.

  • If you have been exposed to floodwater or are planning to help with flood-related cleanup, please read these Flood Health Guidelines from the LU Student Health Center. We've also compiled tips for Coping with Stress After Traumatic Events. It's important to keep yourself safe and healthy!

 UPCOMING EVENTS