Welcome to LU

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We’re glad you’re considering Lamar University, a comprehensive public university in Beaumont, Texas, with more than 14,000 students enrolled in more than 100 degree programs, including many online programs. Explore to learn more about how to become a Lamar University Cardinal and why you should make LU your college home.

Dates to Remember

Application Deadline
August 11st
Week of Welcome
August 22nd- August 30th
New Student Convocation
August 24th
First Day of Class
August 25th
Academic Preview Day
October 18th

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