The Lion's Roar

University responds to state-wide admissions changes

University responds to state-wide admissions changes
March 21, 2020

The Louisiana Board of Regents made changes to the minimum admission requirements for colleges and universities across the state.  On February 19, the board updated their minimum requirements after...

Offers of financial aid to potential lions

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March 2, 2019

Offering millions of dollars in financial aid and assistance, the university recognized high school students who were offered scholarships for the next academic year. The Office of Admissions held "Scholars...

Stand out with the first step

At orientation, incoming students and their parents can check in with their orientation leader and color group before getting started on the rest of the day’s activities. Although every university will hold an orientation, their processes may differ.
February 19, 2019

As universities promote themselves as unique, one of the first differences incoming students experience lies in how these institutions welcome them. According to Anthony Ranatza, director of admissions,...

University welcomes future lions

Prospective students and their families attend informational sessions at
February 4, 2019

The Office of Admissions hosts “Lion Pride Preview” to show prospective students what the university can offer. Prospective students and their families visited campus on Feb. 2 from 7 a.m. to 2...

Administration showcases the university to young scholars

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January 30, 2019

The university invited high school students to learn more about the campus and be recognized for their academic work at the "Scholars Showcase." Over 130 high school students registered for the event...

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