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University of New Orleans
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  • 4 Year
  • NEW ORLEANS, LA

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade C+
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade C+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B+
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

About

2000 LAKESHORE DRIVE
NEW ORLEANS, LA 70148
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I (without football)
Athletic Conference
Southland Conference
From University of New Orleans

Our students are determined! We offer an education for those who are full-time doers and all-time dreamers. Those who know that the future isn't something you wait for; it's something you build.

Whatever you choose to study, you'll experience intellectual growth. Every single one of our programs makes a difference in the lives and careers of our students. We are home to programs that earn national distinction and connect us to our city and region: Navel Architecture and Marine Engineering, Film and Theater, Jazz Studies, Computer Science and Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Administration to name a few.

Our students graduate with less debt. Which means after you receive your diploma, you can focus on your future. You will be a Privateer in no time!

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University of New Orleans Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
83%
SAT Range
1000-1270
ACT Range
18-24
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$11,256 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$9,372 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
94%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
83%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 46 responses
72%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 53 responses
62%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 53 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
2
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
2
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    46%
  • On Campus
    9%
  • Online
    46%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
5,060 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,835
Undergrads Over 25
21%
Pell Grant
56%
Varsity Athletes
4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 34 responses
  • Diverse
    35%
  • Friendly
    21%
  • Unique and talented
    18%
  • Different
    15%
  • Helpful
    9%
  • Anti-social
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
49%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 61 responses
Poll
58%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 69 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 40 responses
  • Diverse
    73%
  • Freedom oriented
    10%
  • Liberal
    8%
  • Underrated
    5%
  • Academically focused
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$37,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
41%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
90%
National
83%
91%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 33 responses

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