Southeastern Louisiana University

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Southeastern Louisiana University is a state-funded, public university located in Hammond, Louisiana. Its student body represents more than 15,000 students who come from 43 states and 66 countries; it was considered the fastest-growing U.S. school during the 1990s.

Accreditation

Southeastern Louisiana University is and has been accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools since 1946.

Degree Programs

Southeastern Louisiana University is comprised of five colleges with 26 academic departments and programs with 71 degree programs. That breaks down into 48 undergraduate programs, 19 graduate programs and four associate degree programs.

Athletics

Known as the Lions, Southeastern’s sports teams play in the NCAA Division I in the Southland Conference. The school colors are green and gold. In 2012, the school completed the Southeastern Track Complex for track and field events training and competitions that features: an eight-lane, state-of-the-art running track, for runs, dashes, and hurdles; high jump, pole vault, and long jump areas; and, discus, shot put, hammer, and javelin throw zones.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Southeastern offers federal and state programs, scholarships, work-study and graduate assistanceships to help students meet their financial responsibilities. All applicants must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

Library System

Several important collections have found a home in Southeastern’s Linus A. Sims Memorial Library, including the Pineywoods People Exhibits, the Center for Regional Studies, the Morrison Room and the Rayburn Collection.

Student Housing

Residence halls offer shared-room and private-room options. Both options involve a shared bathroom facility. The residence halls are Pride Hall, Louisiana Hall, Livingston Hall, Village M Residence Hall, Washington Hall, St. Tammany Hall, Taylor Hall, Hammond Hall, Tangipahoa Hall, Zachary Taylor Hall, Southeastern Oaks, The Village, and Cardinal Newman Hall.

General Information

Admission
Office

SLU 10752
Hammond, LA 70402
(985) 549-2066
(800) 222-7358
Fax: (985) 549-5632
[email protected]
Contact: Jeff Rhodes
Dean of Enrollment Management
Main
Address

548 Western Avenue
Hammond, LA 70402
(985) 549-2000
www.selu.edu
Size
Total undergrads: 13,875
First-time degree-seeking
freshmen: 2,778
Degree-seeking undergrads: 12,921

Graduate enrollment: 1,349

Setting
Suburban setting
Large town (10,000 – 49,999)
Commuter campus

Degrees
offered:

Associate
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application
Fee

College has an application fee:
Yes
Regular application fee: $20
Online application fee: $20
Enrollment
Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 93%
Percent students who return for
sophomore year: 64%

College Majors

Agriculture
& Related Sciences

Horticulture

Science B

Arts, Visual & Performing
Art –
General B
Arts
Management B
Music –
General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical
Sciences

Biology
B

Business, Management, &
Marketing

Accounting

B
Administrative/Secretarial

Services A
Business
Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking

B
Marketing

Management B

Communications & Journalism
Communications/Rhetoric

B

Computer & Information
Sciences

Computer
Science B

Education
Art
Teacher Education B
Computer
Teacher Education B
Early
Childhood Education B
Elementary

Education B
English
Teacher Education B
Family/Consumer

Sciences – Education B
French
Teacher Education B
Junior
High Education B
Mathematics

Education B
Music
Teacher Education B
Physical
Education B
Science
Teacher Education B
Social
Studies Teacher Education B
Spanish
Language Teacher Education B
Special
Education B
Speech
Teacher Education B

Engineering Technologies
Engineering

Technology – General B
Industrial

Technology A,B
Occupational

Safety B

English Language &
Literature

English
Language & Literature –
General B

Family & Consumer Sciences
Family/Consumer

Sciences – General B

Foreign Language &
Literature

French B
Spanish
B

Health Professions &
Clinical Sciences

Athletic
Training/Sports Medicine B
Nursing
(RN) B
Public
Health Education B
Speech-Language

Pathology/Audiology B

History
History
– General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences
General
Studies A,B
Liberal
Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics
Mathematics

– General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness
Sport/Fitness

Administration B

Physical Sciences
Chemistry

B
Physics
B

Psychology
Psychology

– General B

Public Administration &
Services

Social
Work B

Security & Protective
Services

Criminal
Justice Studies B
Police
Science A

Social Sciences
Political

Science/Government B
Sociology

B

Degree
levels for each major are
designated by the following
letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor's degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.