Our New Student Experience is designed to welcome new Privateers to the University of New Orleans! Through each step of the process, students will learn how to succeed at UNO. Get started on your new journey as a Privateer today!
receive some form of financial assistance
UNO is among the top 50 National Universities whose students graduate with the least average debt (U.S. News & World Report). Nearly 77% of our students receive some form of financial assistance every year, totaling over $41 million dollars in financial aid and scholarships.
employed within two years after graduating
90% of our students are employed two years after graduation according to Niche.com. UNO has been ranked top in the state in lowest student debt and number one in Louisiana in highest early career salaries.
This work is not the responsibility of the few. It requires a collective effort to bring necessary change to our campus. We are not doing this because it is easy but because it is worthwhile
UNO First is the University's annual fund which supports all aspects of the student experience. It resources scholarships, state-of-the-art facilities, and academic program enhancements and provides flexibility for the University to respond to challenges as they arise.
MAKE A GIFT Put UNO First for UNO’s Future
If you're up to the challenge, we want you to bring that energy to our campus, along with your ideas, your perspective and your ambition. Every year when we welcome a new class, UNO takes on a slightly different personality. Because our students make this place what it is.