Lamar University

Women's D1 Coach: Jordan Lay
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8,904 Undergrads / 14,783 Students
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$12,716 Net Price
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84% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Southland Conference

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
18 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
15% / 34%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
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Events By Lamar University Coaches
Jul 15-17 '19
Beaumont, TX
Women's 13-18
4400 MLK Blvd, Beaumont, TX, 77705 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • United States
  • Beaumont/Port Arthur Texas Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Austin Texas Area
  • San Antonio Texas Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Tyler Texas Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Lake Charles Louisiana Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Bryan/College Station Texas Area
  • Greater Denver Area
Where Grads Work
  • Lamar University
  • ExxonMobil
  • Houston ISD
  • CHRISTUS Health
  • Motiva Enterprises LLC
  • Dallas Independent School District
  • Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas
  • Cypress-Fairbanks ISD
  • Aldine ISD
  • Fort Bend ISD
  • Port Arthur Independent School District
  • Nederland ISD
  • Chevron Phillips Chemical Company
  • Spring ISD
  • LyondellBasell
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Business Development
  • Engineering
  • Sales
  • Information Technology
  • Healthcare Services
  • Administrative
  • Community and Social Services
  • Finance
  • Arts and Design
  • Program and Project Management
  • Support
  • Human Resources
  • Research
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
430 - 520
470 - 560
900 - 1080
16 - 23
16 - 23
17 - 23

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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Applicants 6,249 2,294 3,955
% Admitted 84% 85% 83%
% Admits That Enroll 25% 29% 22%
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Majors / Programs

Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (16%)
Engineering (13%)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (13%)
Business (12%)
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General (11%)
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other (11%)
Liberal Arts & Sciences (8%)
General Studies (8%)
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies (6%)
Criminal Justice & Law Enforce (6%)
Mechanical Engineering (5%)
Communication & Journalism (3%)
Speech Communication and Rhetoric (3%)
Business Administration and Management, General (3%)
Chemical Engineering (3%)
Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (3%)
Psychology, General (2%)
Net Price

Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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Sticker Price

Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

On Campus
Tuition & Fees$8,494 $17,938
Books & Supplies$1,012 $1,012
Cost of Living$9,158 $9,158
Personal Expenses$4,336 $4,336
Sticker Price$23,000 $31,588

Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

Financial Aid

82% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

Receiving Aid %
Avg. Aid Amount
Type of Aid
Grant or Scholarship75%$8,819
Federal Grants48%$5,145
Pell Grants48%$4,976
Other Federal2%$3,414
State & Local Grants63%$5,365
Institutional Grants18%$4,105
Student Loans44%$6,804
Federal Loans42%$6,191
Other Loans3%$10,867

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All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

Total Amount
Per Student
Financial Assets $123 Million $8,322

Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $21,180.

Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

Total Principal
Monthly Payment
10 Year Repayment $11,250 $225

Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 7.0%

Avg. rate for colleges with volleyball is 5.1%.

Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 5,618 students.


Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $39,500

Earnings of former students working by percentile.

Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


How long until this college investment pays off: 5.45 years.

Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 15% of students graduate on time.

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Campus Safety
On Campus
In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
Criminal Offenses
Murder - -
Negligent Manslaughter - -
Rape 3 3
Fondling 2 2
Incest - -
Statutory Rape - -
Robbery 1 -
Aggravated Assault 1 1
Burglary 4 4
Motor Vehicle Theft 1 1
Arson - -

In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

Carnegie Classifications
Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity
Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Professional-dominant
Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
Undergrad ProfileFour-year, medium full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in
Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

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