University of New Orleans

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
Administration Building Room 103
New Orleans, LA 70148
(504) 280-6595
(800) 256-5866
Fax: (504) 280-5522

Contact: Andy Benoit
Director of Admissions Office
Main Address
2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA 70148
(888) 514-4275

www.uno.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 8,628
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,267
Degree-seeking undergrads: 8,628
Graduate enrollment: 2,800

Setting
Urban setting
Very large city (over 500,000)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 63%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 73%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Arts – General B
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Jazz Studies B
Jazz, music business B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music Management/Merchandising B
Music Theory/Composition B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Finance/Banking B
International Business B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Education

Music Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
German B
Greek, Ancient B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Music Therapy B
Nursing (RN) B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Preveterinary Medicine B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B
Forensic Technologies B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General 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.

University of New Orleans Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (888) 514-4275
Website: www.uno.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online: www.uno.edu/admissions/apply/
Address: 2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, LA 70148
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 8,151
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 36%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 4,741 (58% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $8,771
Out-of-state Tuition: $13,607
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 93%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $9,177

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

University of New Orleans Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at University of New Orleans.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Architecture and Related Services 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 112
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 661
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Education 3124
Engineering 1411
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 12
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 11
History 11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Mathematics and Statistics 11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 12
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 1331
Psychology 112
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 1442
Visual and Performing Arts 44
Grand total 5364213

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at University of New Orleans and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $8,771
Out-of-state $13,607
Books and supplies $1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $8,514
Out-of-state $13,084

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 879 93%
Grant or scholarship aid 838 88% $9,177
Student loan aid 414 44% $5,077

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 3,691 57% $7,615
Federal student loans 2,428 38% $6,259

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for University of New Orleans. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled University of New Orleans students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 4,715 1,891 2,824
Percent admitted 100% 61% 55%
Percent admitted who enrolled 22% 27% 18%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

University of New Orleans Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 8,151
Undergraduate enrollment 6,588
Graduate enrollment 1,563

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

University of New Orleans Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
    • Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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