Louisiana Colleges List

The highest ranked establishment from Louisiana in the University Review top 100 colleges list is Tulane University at number 65.

List of Louisiana Colleges

NameAddressTypeNumber of UG StudentsIn-State TuitionOut of State TuitionAcceptance RateFounded
Centenary College of LouisianaPO Box 41188, Shreveport, LA 71134-1188Private586$32,000$32,00066%1825
Dillard University2601 Gentilly Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70122Private1183$16,191$16,19135%1869
Grambling State UniversityBox 607, Grambling, LA 71245Public4155$6,545$15,74444%1901
Louisiana College1140 College Drive, Pineville, LA 71360Private1300$14,520$14,52074%1906
Louisiana State University System
Louisiana State University at Alexandria8100 Highway 71 S, Alexandria, LA 71302Public2221$5,315$12,17361%1960
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge156 Thomas Boyd Hall, Baton Rouge, LA 70803Public24923$8,750$26,46775%1860
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans433 Bolivar Street, New Orleans, LA 70112-2223Public1931
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport1501 Kings Hwy, Shreveport, LA 71103Public1969
LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center1 E Campus Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70803Public1906
Louisiana State University at Shreveport1 University Place, Shreveport, LA 71115Public3674$3,179$8,73389%1967
University of New Orleans2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, LA 70148Public7144$7,482Ê$21,09250%1956
Louisiana Tech University700 W. California Avenue, Ruston, LA 71272Public9245$8,052$22,63567%1894
Loyola University New Orleans6363 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70118-6195Private2964$36,610$36,61087%1912
McNeese State University4205 Ryan Street, Lake Charles, LA 70609Public7501$5,701$16,60360%1939
New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary3939 Gentilly Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70126Private1643$6,240$6,2401917
Nicholls State UniversityPO Box 2004, University Station, Thibodaux, LA 70310Public5892$7,234$17,48187%1948
Northwestern State University of LouisianaCollege Avenue, Natchitoches, LA 71497Public7863$6,807Ê$17,59557%1884
Notre Dame Seminary2901 S Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 701181923
Our Lady of Holy Cross College4123 Woodland Drive, New Orleans, LA 70131Private1250$12,620$12,62049%1916
Our Lady of the Lake College7434 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70808Private18001923
Saint Joseph Seminary College75376 River Rd, St Benedict, LA 70457Private1201891
Southeastern Louisiana University500 Western Ave, Hammond, LA 70402Public13744$5,715$17,73489%1925
Southern University System
Southern University and A&M College (Baton Rouge)801 Harding Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70807Public5595$6,630$14,90035%1880
Southern University at New Orleans6400 Press Dr, New Orleans, LA 70126Public2590$4,911$7,48649%1956
Tulane University6823 St. Charles Avenue, 218 Gibson HallPrivate8352$48,305$48,30526%1834
University of Louisiana System
University of Louisiana at Lafayette104 E University Ave, Lafayette, LA 70504Public15053$6,948$19,34859%1898
University of Louisiana at Monroe700 University Ave, Monroe, LA 71209Public7276$6,963$19,121Ê77%1931
Xavier University of Louisiana1 Drexel Dr, New Orleans, LA 70125Private2504$21,552$21,55254%1915

Size wise the largest colleges by student body are the Louisiana State University at Baton Rouge (24,923 UG students) and the University of Louisiana at Lafayette (15,053). While the smallest establishments include Centenary College of Louisiana (586) and Dillard University (1183).

Cost wise, of the main higher education establishments the lowest tuition fees are offered by Louisiana State University at Shreveport (In-state tuition: $3,179; Out of state fees: $8,733) and the Southern University at New Orleans (In-state: $4,911; Out of state: $7,486).

Conversely the highest priced public college in the state is the Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge ($8,750 In-state tuition fees and $26,467 Out of state fees).

Of the private institutions, the lowest priced establishments are the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary ($6,240) and Our Lady of Holy Cross College ($12,620), whilst the most expensive universities in the state are Tulane University ($48,305) and Loyola University New Orleans ($36,610).

The most selective establishment in the list of Louisiana colleges are Tulane (26% acceptance rate) and Dillard and the Southern University and A&M College (Baton Rouge)  (Both 35%). The oldest college in Louisiana is the Centenary College of Louisiana, established in 1825.

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