We are the state's third-largest public university, boasting nearly 15,000 students and more than 150 programs of study. With a small-town location, personal attention to students and a close-knit community of engaged learners, we feel like a small college. We are passionate about our students, providing them with a challenging college experience that empowers them with a lifelong education.

Southeastern Stats


Total Students


Majors and Minors


Total Faculty / Staff


Acre Campus


Undergraduate Students


Graduate Students

64% / 36%

Female / Male

64% / 36%

White / Minority


Graduates Each Year

Who We Are


Southeastern Louisiana University began as a grass-roots movement to further the educational, economic and cultural development of Southeast Louisiana. What began as a junior college has developed into a major university.

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About Campus


Southeastern Louisiana University is committed to conserving resources and reducing the impact we have on the environment—starting with making our campus greener.

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Safe Campus

Southeastern is one of the safest campuses in the region. We have taken significant steps to ensure that our campus remains a safe place to live and learn.

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Student Achievement

The success of its students is key to accomplishing the University’s mission. Southeastern’s goal is for students to be continuously enrolled to complete coursework and earn grades that will allow them to progress towards graduation.

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What's the Latest

Southeastern News

Keep up with the latest news releases and achievements on campus through “In the News.”

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Southeastern Magazine

Explore the stories and successes of Southeastern and its alumni, students, employees, and supporters.

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Student Stories

Learn about our students’ journeys at Southeastern.

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