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Lamar University

Beaumont, Texas
John Gray Center credit: Thomas Horn
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Overview
Public
6,161 Undergraduates
76% Admissions Rate
City: Midsize
Public
Region: South
Division 1
Size: Small
Doctoral
Lamar University
4400 MLK Blvd
Beaumont, Texas
77705
(409) 880-7011
www.lamar.edu
Location

Beaumont is a city in and the county seat of Jefferson County, Texas in the United States, within the Beaumont–Port Arthur Metropolitan Statistical Area. Located in Southeast Texas on the Neches River about 90 mi east of Houston , Beaumont had a population of 118,296 at the time of the 2010 census, making it the twenty-fourth-most populous city in the state of Texas. Beaumont was founded as a town in 1835. More from Wikipedia...

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coffee score

67

restaurants score

Students
44%

Men

56%

Women

26

Average Age of Entering Students

345

New Transfer Students

Admissions
76%

Acceptance Rate

33%

Enrollment Yield

860-1050

SAT Range

5,613

Applicants in 2016

Costs
$11,755

Typical Cost

$18,274

Out-Of-State (published)

$8,314

In-State (published)

80%

Recieve Financial Aid

84%

Have Loans

$11,000

Median Debt

Academics
18.0 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Doctoral

Highest Degree Offered

86

Doctorates Awareded

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Top Major

Athletics
Football Conference:

Southland Conference

Basketball Conference:

Southland Conference

Track & Field Conference:

Southland Conference

Football Division:

1

Basketball Division:

1

Track Division:

1

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