University of New Orleans

2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, LA
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Questions and Answers about University of New Orleans

Katherine R.
3 months ago
What type of assistance does University of New Orleans offer to help students secure first jobs?
University of New Orleans
Hello and apologies for the delay in response. Our Office of Career Services does a great job of making sure our graduates are prepared before they leave UNO. You can find more info about their services here: https://www.uno.edu/career-services. Thanks!
Lama O.
7 months ago
What is the average test scores and GPA of admitted students for University of New Orleans?
University of New Orleans
Hello, and apologies for the late response. Our average GPA for admitted Freshmen is a 2.5 and for transfers it's a 2.25. Thanks!
Alex L.
7 months ago
What academic support services does University of New Orleans offer to help students succeed?
University of New Orleans
Hello, and apologies for the late response. We have lots of different services that can support our students in many different ways. Please see below: https://www.uno.edu/hub https://www.uno.edu/fyt https://www.uno.edu/admissions/accepted-students/academic-advisement https://www.uno.edu/lrc Thanks!
Michele B.
10 months ago
Does University of New Orleans provide assistance for non-traditional students over 55 years of age?
University of New Orleans
Hello, and apologies for the late response. We have the Lifelong Learners program which is for students 65 years or older. Students can take a course a semester and would not have to pay tuition and only pay fees associated with the course. Thanks!
Laila M.
1 year ago
What is the best part about being at a school like the University of New Orleans?
University of New Orleans
Hello, and apologies for the late response. There are so many great things about the University of New Orleans! Personally, my favorite thing is the location - I love that we are in New Orleans and right on the lakefront. See for yourself by scheduling a campus tour today! https://uno.secure.force.com/events#/list
Autumn G.
1 year ago
What are the requirements for University of New Orleans' study abroad program?
University of New Orleans
Hello, and apologies for the late response. Here is some more information about our Study Abroad programs: https://www.uno.edu/academics/study-abroad

Majors offered at University of New Orleans

Biggest majors
Biology, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Academics at University of New Orleans

1050-1260
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
20-25
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
Selectivity
Somewhat Selective (57% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

University of New Orleans demographics

52% White
18% Black
11% Hispanic
8% Asian
5% Multiracial
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Common careers for University of New Orleans students

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Electrical Engineer77k
Naval Architect75k
Software Engineer73k
Mechanical Engineer69k
Civil Engineer63k
Accountant48k
Staff Accountant45k
Based on 5,635 student responses
50.3kAvg. Early Career Pay
91.1kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
56%in High-Meaning careers
23%in STEM careers

Net price of attending University of New Orleans

University of New Orleans financial aid

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Student reviews of University of New Orleans

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Recommended by

100% of students

Known for

Beautiful campus
Comfortable dorms
Diverse and Inclusive
Welcoming student body
Helpful learning and accessibility services
claudia aparicio-torres
Reading
Studying
Soccer

2.0

WHAT I LIKED

It was fun overall, and very academic, but it needed more student life on campus. More greek life and events

WHAT I didn’t LIKE

Nothing, but just always study and make many friends as possible

Tia Blackstone
Dance
Clarinet
Baking
Sports

4.0

WHAT I LIKED

UNO provides a rigorous, yet engaging education to all students. It is like a family-based school where everyone helps each other.

WHAT I didn’t LIKE

Be aware of which professor you are taking to ensure your learning needs are met.

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