8,500 undergraduate; 8,500 graduate
Public, 4-Year Institution
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Home to more than 17,000 students, Lamar University is among the fastest growing Texas colleges and universities. LU is a member of The Texas State University System, which is the first higher education system of Texas and maintains the lowest average tuition and fees of any university system in Texas. With more than 130 degree options and a community that cares, Lamar students are always proud to be Cardinals.
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