Public school in Texas with 8,900 total undergraduate students

Chancing

What are your chances of getting into Lamar University?

Your chances of admission :
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Your chancing factors
Unweighted GPA:3.7
1.0
4.0
SAT:720 math
200
800
800 verbal
200
800

Admissions

Admissions website:

Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
83%
Women
83%

Men
81%

Total number of applicants
7,512
Women: 63%
Men: 37%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
24%

Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$17,655
Out-of-state
$27,471

Average net cost after aid

Income
Average net cost
$0–30,000
$10,310

$30,001–48,000
$11,312

$48,001–75,000
$15,061

$75,001–110,000
$18,838

Over $110,000
$19,181

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Applications

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
Yes

Considers class rank
Yes

Recommendation letters
Not used

TOEFL policy (international applicants)
Required

SAT/ACT testing policy
Optional
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Which tests students typically submit

SAT: 73%
ACT: 22%

Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
1,472
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
60%
Enrolled men:
40%
6-year graduation rate
27%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
64%

Student diversity

Diverse
International students
1%

Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students

Asian and Pacific Islander: 5%
Black: 26%
Hispanic: 17%
Native American: 1%
Other: 4%
White: 47%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
18:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors & careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
No

Football conference
Southland Conference

D1 Basketball
Yes

Basketball conference
Southland Conference

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Location

4400 MLK Blvd
Beaumont, TX 77705
Campus Setting
Urban

Region
Southwest

Campus culture

Religious Affilliation
None

HBCU
No

Contact information

(409) 880-7011
4400 MLK Blvd
Beaumont, TX 77705