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As one of the largest public university systems in the nation, we rely on our local, state, and national policymakers to support our universities' missions and goal to produce the most educated generation in Louisiana's history.


Operational Transparency

As one of the largest systems of higher education in the nation, the Universities of Louisiana strive for operational efficiency. Explore measures that illustrate the operational health of the System when compared to its peers.

Student Success Measures

Serving students is the primary mission of the Universities of Louisiana. Explore measures indicative of the System’s commitment to talent development.

Transactional Transparency

The University of Louisiana System is committed to transactional transparency. We are working on solutions to display relevant information through the Louisiana Checkbook, an independent reporting structure. Please check back for updates soon.


The data for these comparisons was drawn from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Our analysis includes institutions within the 16 SREB states with the same Carnegie Classifications as ULS institutions.


$10.9 Billion Economic Impact

The Universities of Louisiana contributed $10.9 billion to the state's economy and was responsible for one out of every 12 jobs in the state. Read the report below for details.

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