Home to over 15,000 students, Lamar University is among the fastest growing Texas colleges and universities. It is a member of The Texas State University System and offers more than 100 programs of study, leading to bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees. The university has been nationally recognized for the quality of its core curriculum and the diversity of its student body compared to other universities near Houston. Lamar's small class sizes and low student-to-faculty ratio allow students to build meaningful relationships with expert faculty who truly care about their success.
The university is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. All students have access to the gourmet dining hall and the spacious Sheila Umphrey Recreational Sports Center, a showpiece facility with a 43-foot climbing wall, all the latest workout equipment and a range of intramural sports. Lamar University engages and empowers students with the skills and knowledge to thrive in their personal lives and chosen fields of endeavour. As a doctoral granting institution, it is internationally recognized for its high quality academics, innovative curriculum, diverse student population, accessibility and leading edge scholarly activities.
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