UNO Proud

Our students graduate with less debt. They have access to ground-breaking research opportunities. They become the most sought-after educators in metro New Orleans schools. They participate in Hollywood South’s bustling film industry. They are hired as leaders in the city’s hotel, restaurant and tourism field. These are just a few reasons why we are UNO Proud.

About UNO

The University of New Orleans is a major business driver in metro New Orleans, generating a total economic impact of $470.5 million for metropolitan New Orleans in the 2014-15 fiscal year. With 1,115 employees, if the University were a private employer, it would be one of the top 10 largest employers in the area.
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Our multitude of undergraduate and graduate programs include Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering, Film & Theatre, Computer Science, Urban Studies, Jazz Studies, and Hotel, Restaurant & Tourism Administration. See all of our programs



The University of New Orleans is ranked among the top 1,000 universities in the world, according to the Center for World University Rankings. UNO has appeared on U.S. News & World Report’s “Least Debt List”.

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UNO offers in-demand programs including Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering, Film & Theatre, Computer Science, Urban Studies, Jazz Studies and Hotel, Restaurant & Tourism Management.

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Our Campus

UNO’s main campus is nestled on the southern shore of Lake Pontchartrain and is just minutes from the world-class food, historic charm, and exciting nightlife of the French Quarter. Visit us and see for yourself.

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The UNO Experience

Events like Mardi Gras, New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, and Voodoo Music Experience are a small part of the list of annual festivals in New Orleans to keep your calendar full. On campus, we have our own signature events, campus hangouts, and student organizations to keep you busy and having fun.
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Click here or call our Admissions Office at 504-280-6595 for details on individual campus visits, our official Visit Days, or summer campus visits.