FINANCIAL AID RATE93%
STUDENT TEACHER RATIO19:1
DEGREE OFFERED ONLINE10
FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.$7,615
Average Grants + Scholarship Aid Awarded to Undergraduate Students
Percent of Full-Time Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid
Percent of Students Paying In-State Tuition vs Out-of-State Tuition
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University of New Orleans (UNO)
4205 Ryan St, Lake Charles, LA
University of New Orleans, a public institution, offers an assortment of degree programs, allowing students to choose which major is right for them. Located in New Orleans, LA, the campus resides in an urban setting for students to study in. Approximately eleven thousand students enroll at UNO per year.
Areas of study offered at UNO include:
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Liberal Arts And Sciences
- Communications And Journalism
Students applying for admission are usually asked to submit an application, transcripts, records, standardized test scores and any requested personal statements, which will then be reviewed by admissions staff. The most common exam scores among students admitted to University of New Orleans are in the range of 19 - 24 for the ACT exam, or 940 - 1180 on the SAT. 56% of those who apply are admitted to University of New Orleans, of which 59% choose to attend. More information on admissions can be found at uno.edu.
Tuition & fees at University of New Orleans vary for in-state and out-of-state residents. In-state tuition costs close to $5,700 per year, while out-of-state tuition costing $18,000 annually. Students enrolled at University of New Orleans may be eligible for aid which is typically loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.
The UNO "Privateers" have a number of intercollegiate athletic programs through participation in the NCAA. Athletic programs available may include the following:
- Baseball (NCAA Division I-A)
- Basketball (NCAA Division I-A)
- Golf (NCAA Division I-A)
- Swimming and Diving (NCAA Division I-A)
Students should visit the University of New Orleans website to see a complete list of areas of study, programs, student services, and more.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admissions information below may give an overview of the applicants University of New Orleans accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP or college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
University of New Orleans has a total student population of about 8,200, with undergraduate students making up about 81% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $9,900. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $25 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition estimates per year:
- In-State Tuition: $6,100-$7,300
- Nonresident Student Tuition: $11,000-$13,110
- Part-time students are charged:
- State Residents: $250-$300 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $460-$550 per credit unit
Financial Aid Details
The information below lists the financial aid types students are receiving. Also shown are the percent of students receiving aid and the average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||93%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||88%||$9,177|
|Receiving Student Loans||44%||$5,077|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help support students, University of New Orleans may provide services like those listed below:
- Online course work available
- Night and weekend classes available
- Counseling assistance
- Student employment
- Helping students find work after graduation
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Art and Design Program
- Music Program
- Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
- Theatre Program
UNO is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports being in the NCAA Division I without football classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (Southland Conference)
- Basketball (Southland Conference)
- Track and Field (Southland Conference)
- Beach Volleyball
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by University of New Orleans by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Public Administration and Social Services
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
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- Southern University at New Orleans in Baton Rouge, LA (2 miles away)
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