The University of Louisiana at 69´«Ă˝ â€” thanks to our people, programs, and research â€” is recognized nationally and globally for impressive academic opportunities, for advances in sustainability and inclusion, and for being a great place to live and learn.
Rankings & Recognition
Our programs rank highest in Louisiana, according to the 2024 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs.
UL 69´«Ă˝â€™s masterâ€™s and doctoral programs in business, education, engineering, law, medicine, and nursing are ranked in U.S. News & World Reportâ€™s Best Graduate Schools 2021.
We have one of the top MBA programs in North America, according to CEO Magazine and U.S. News & World Report.
Our nursing graduatesâ€™ average pass rate for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX) over the past 38 years.
Our electrical engineering graduate program is one of the 10 best in the country, according to graduateprograms.com.
Animation Career Review ranked UL 69´«Ă˝â€™s animation program No. 14 in the South and No. 37 among U.S. public schools and colleges.
Dedicated to Helping All Students___
We are committed to improving diversity and inclusion on our campus. INSIGHT into Diversity magazine has recognized UL 69´«Ă˝â€™s commitment and action with the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award for five years in a row. We are one of 90 universities in the U.S. to earn this distinction.___ Learn more__ _
Social Mobility & Affordability_
UL 69´«Ă˝ is one of 65 schools in the U.S. to earn this award, based on our commitment to helping veterans enroll, graduate, and find careers._
UL 69´«Ă˝ as one of the best universities in the nation for social mobility and providing a â€śbest bang for the buckâ€ť education._
Weâ€™re one of the Forbes Best Value Colleges for our net price, school quality, and alumni earnings._
Research for a Reason___
Because of our dedication and innovation, weâ€™re an international leader in research. The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education has designated UL 69´«Ă˝ as R1, or a university with â€śvery high research activity.â€ť Weâ€™re among the top 3% of public and private universities in the United States to achieve this status.___ _
Making an Impact_
_ Increase in statewide economic impact in Louisiana_ __
That total supports more than 34,600 jobs â€“ one out of every 78 jobs in the state._
_ _ National Academy of Inventors Member_ _ __
UL 69´«Ă˝ is one of 250 universities worldwide in the National Academy of Inventors, an organization that supports innovation through academic research._
_ worth of volunteer service_ __
UL 69´«Ă˝ students, faculty, and staff performed 35,200 community service hours this year._
Improving Sustainability Locally & Globally___
Sustainability is part of everything we do at the University of Louisiana at 69´«Ă˝. We use our campus as a living lab for sustainability research and education, and our efforts are gaining recognition across the world.___ _