13,340
Students
Financial aid thermometer
9,450
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
88
88%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Southeastern Louisiana University is a Comprehensive institution located in Hammond, LA, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 548 Ned McGehee Drive
Hammond, LA  70402
United States
Contact Phone: 985-549-2000

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Logistics, Materials, And Supply Chain Management Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

4,402
Applied
3,892
Accepted
13,340
Enrolled
88%
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Female Admissions

2,663
Females Applied
2,369
Females Accepted
89%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,739
Males Applied
1,523
Males Accepted
88%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

20
Application Fee
3.29
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.35
Other requirements exist (see below)
Other requirements: Proof of immunization; college transcripts and statement of good standing required for some

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 1st October 15th Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 1st October 15th Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 23 20 24

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

5,777
In-state
18,255
Out-of-state
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Fees

2,388
Full-time student fees
8,420
Room & board
4,940
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

9,450
Avg. Financial Aid Package
9,407
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
14,752
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,779
Avg. Loan Aid
1,561
Avg. Grant Aid
5,198
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
9%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

13,340
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
5%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.43%
Black or African American 18.76%
White or Caucasian 61.27%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.28%
Asian 1.14%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.08%
Two or more races 3.99%
Other 5.43%

Gender

Male (38.07%)
Female (61.93%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 21%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Gumbo Ya Ya and Strawberry Jubilee

Student Services

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More services
student disability services

Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Gamma Beta Phi, Black Student Union, NAACP and All Greek Organization

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
video cameras, motorist assistance

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
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Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
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Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby No No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
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Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No

Faculty

593
Total Faculty
19:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 490
Part-time - 103
Male - 254
Female - 339