We recognize that due to the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic, this is a stressful time for our current and prospective Privateers. We are taking preventative measures to ensure our current students are safe, and we want you to be confident in knowing that when your student is here, we will take care of them, too. Please check out our COVID-19 FAQs and follow us on social media to stay informed.
What are the career opportunities for UNO graduates?
The University of New Orleans strives to serve the needs of its urban community by offering high quality programs. Read about our partnerships with industries that facilitate important opportunities for students and graduates.
The University of New Orleans is among the nation's leaders in affordability. For the sixth straight year, the University of New Orleans ranks among the universities whose students graduate with the least debt. Visit our UNO at a Glance page for stats and costs.
UNO's main campus is just minutes from the world-class food, historic charm, and exciting nightlife of the French Quarter. Come and find out what makes UNO Louisiana’s premier public urban research university. Schedule a visit or attend freshman orientation with your son or daughter as a guest
UNO provides a number of programs to help students transition from high school to college. The Privateer Enrollment Center (PEC) is designed to expedite the enrollment process and facilitate a successful first year for all students.
The Privateer Parents Association (or PPA) allows parents to share advice and firsthand knowledge with other parents. Any parent or legal guardian of an undergraduate student (excluding students 25 years of age or older) regularly enrolled at the University of New Orleans are automatically members of the PPA.