Lamar University

Established September 17, 1923

                                                          ~ LOCATION~

     4400 S M L King Jr. Pkwy, Beaumont Texas.

                                                             ~ MASCOT ~

     Big Red the Cardinal

                                                   ~ SCHOOL TRADITIONS ~

> Greek vs. Faculty Basketball Game

> Food Festivals

> The L' Raisers  

                                                               ~ HOUSING ~

   Cardinal Village

~ Apartment style, fully-furnished unit with everything needed for collage life. ~

Summer 1 - $584.00

Summer 2 - $584.00

Summer Married - $875.00/ Session

Fall 2014 - $2,626.00

                                                     ~ MEAL PLANS ~

A. 90 meals / sem + $450 declining Bal. $1,290.00

B. 14 meal / wk + $150 declining Bal. $1,400.00

C. All Access + $125 declining Bal. $1,525.00

Summer : 50 meals + $100 declining Bal. $425.00/ session

                                                         ~ SPORTS ~

Men's:                                                       Women's:

> Basketball                                              >Basketball

> Baseball                                                 >Cross Country  

> Cross Country                                        >Golf  

> Football                                                  >Soccer  

> Golf                                                        >Softball

> Tennis                                                    >Tennis

> Track & Field                                          >Track & Field

                                                                 > Volleyball                        

                                              ~ STUDENT ACTIVITIES ~

Clubs to Join -

> Deaf Cardinals

> African Students Association

> Cardinal Pokemon League

> Fashion Merchandising Association

                                                      ~ ENROLLMENT ~

~ Spring of 2014 enrollment 14,035 students ~

                                         ~ ENTRANCE REQUIREMENT ~

                       GPA                               SAT                               ACT

                    Top 10%               No Minimum Required        No Minimum Required

               Top 11% to 25%                      850                                18

                  2nd Quarter                         930                                  20

                  3rd or 4th                            1000                                 21

Unranked , Home School or GED         1000                                 21

                                                           ~ TUITION ~

Non-resident tuition rate is $112/hour           Non-resident tuition $15,925.oo

Resident tuition rate is $50/hour                   Resident tuition $7,449.oo

                                                       ~ AMENITIES ~

> Modern apartment-style residence hall ( Cardinal Village )

> Mary and John Grey Library

> The Lamar University Dining Hall

> The Lamar Cardinals Athletics Complex

> Sheila Umphrey Recreational Sports Center

                                                            ~ FACILITEIS ~

Cardinal Village residence have access to...

> Swimming Pools

>  Basketball courts

> Volleyball courts

> Community Center

> Meeting Rooms

> On-site Laundry building

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