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University of Louisiana--Monroe is a public institution that was founded in 1931. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,298, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 238 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. University of Louisiana--Monroe's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (South), Tier 2. Its in-state tuition and fees are $5,443 (2012-13); out-of-state tuition and fees are $14,263 (2012-13).
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|School type||public, coed college|
When applying to University of Louisiana--Monroe, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due June 14. The application fee at University of Louisiana--Monroe is $20. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 91.3 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2012 acceptance rate||91.3%|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||June 14|
The student-faculty ratio at University of Louisiana--Monroe is 19:1, and the school has 33.2 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at University of Louisiana--Monroe include: General Studies; Pharmacy; Elementary Education and Teaching; Kinesiology and Exercise Science; and Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 72.3 percent.
University of Louisiana--Monroe has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,298, with a gender distribution of 36.9 percent male students and 63.1 percent female students. University of Louisiana--Monroe is part of the NCAA I athletic conference.
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|Collegiate athletic association||NCAA I|
Campus Info & Services
University of Louisiana--Monroe offers a number of student services including placement service, day care, health service, and health insurance. University of Louisiana--Monroe also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at University of Louisiana--Monroe.
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|Health insurance offered||Yes|
Paying for School
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|In-state tuition and fees||$5,443 (2012-13)|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$14,263 (2012-13)|
|Room and board||$6,486 (2012-13)|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data