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The University of New 17ڹϳ

A Commitment to New 17ڹϳ and Beyond

Since its founding, UNO has been committed to diversity and belonging. In 1958, the University of New 17ڹϳ opened its doors as the first fully integrated public university in the South. For more than 65 years, we have not strayed from that vision. The University has educated students from all 64 Louisiana parishes, all 50 states, and more than 140 countries, bringing together a variety of talented and motivated students so that they may learn, connect and pursue their career goals.

The University of New 17ڹϳ is a major business driver in metro New 17ڹϳ, generating an annual economic impact of nearly half a billion dollars. As a global community asset, we offer a wide array of relevant, undergraduate and graduate academic programs and world-class research opportunities. We proudly contribute to the industry, culture and economy of the New 17ڹϳ region and beyond.