What lies ahead is amazing

Every single program makes a difference in the lives and careers of our students. Our student graduate with less debt, which means after you receive your diploma you can focus on your future. We will work to get you the scholarships, grants and financial assistance you deserve. Bring your energy to the university of New Orleans. Because students like you make this place what it is.


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Stellar Programs

Our Students
Graduate With Less Debt



receive some form of financial assistance

Previously, U.S. News & World Report ranked UNO among the national universities whose students graduate with the lightest debt loads. 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 UNO has been ranked top in the state in lowest student debt and number one in Louisiana in highest early career salaries.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at UNO

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

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Life In New Orleans

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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


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PrIVATEER Athletics

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You Need To Be here

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.