The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are four-years, public schools.
  • Lamar University has more expensive tuition & fees ($18,482) than UNO ($13,908).
  • It is harder to admit to UNO than Lamar University.
  • UNO has a higher submitted SAT score (1,145) than Lamar University (1,005).
  • UNO has higher submitted ACT score (21) than Lamar University (20).
  • Lamar University has more students with 16,320 students while UNO has 7,953 students.
  • Lamar University has more full-time faculties with 434 faculties while UNO has 263 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of New Orleans and Lamar University.
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UNOvs.Lamar University
New Orleans, LouisianaLocationBeaumont, Texas
four-years, publicSchool Typefour-years, public
Doctor's degree - research/scholarshipHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral/Research University
In-State$9,072
Out-Of-State$13,908
Tuition & Fees
In-State$8,690
Out-Of-State$18,482
66% ($8,105)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)68% ($8,951)
$8,105Average Amount of Financial Aid$8,951
56.61 %Acceptance Rates81.65 %
45.39 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)32.55 %
1,145SAT Score1,005
21ACT Score20
39 %Graduation Rate39 %
34 %Transfer-out Rate34 %
58 %Retention Rate57 %
7,953Student Population16,320
263Number of Faculties434
19 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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