Congratulations! You're joining our class of 2021!
You are part of a group of accomplished students who will make great things happen and shape the future at LU, in Southeast Texas and the world.
Follow these steps to officially become an LU student.START HERE
Activate Your Account
You must activate your LU Email account to receive important information from Financial Aid, Housing, and other campus services.
Go to lamar.edu/activate to log in using the (LEA) username and password you received in an email to the address you submitted when you applied.
You must provide proof of your bacterial meningitis vaccination or exception to LU before you can register for classes.
State law requires all new students under age 22 to get a bacterial meningitis vaccination or qualify to decline the vaccination.
You must take the TSI Assessment to be eligible for college-level coursework.
You may be exempt if you have qualifying test scores, college-level transfer coursework, a previous degree, or prior TSI assessment in Texas.
Send Records & Transcripts
If you previously took college classes, have the college or university send your official transcript to LU.
If you took any Advanced Placement examinations, send official scores to LU by calling the College Board at 1-877-274-6474.
You'll get an email notification after your credit has been applied to your LU record.
Register for Orientation
At Orientation you will learn how to get involved, meet campus leaders, learn LU traditions, meet fellow Cardinals and have fun!
Register today at lamar.edu/orientation
All new students are required to attend Orientation