Overview

Applicants
727
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average HS GPA
3.48

Test Scores

SAT Reading
440 - 570
SAT Math
440 - 600
ACT Composite
21 - 26

Deadlines


Regular
August 15

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Class Rank
Standardized Test Scores

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
13:1
Total Faculty
100
with Terminal Degree
43

50
Women
50
Men

Most frequent class size
2 - 9
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
54%
Graduate in 5 years
92%
Graduate in 6 years
46%


Degrees

Bachelor's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
On Campus Interviews
Opportunities at School

Internship

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Mar 1

Required Forms

FAFSA
School

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$3,267

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$3,251

Average Need-Based Loan
$3,942

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$5,742

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$4,216

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$8,850
Required Fees
$800
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$750

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters
$970

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal and Institutional

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

LEAP
Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Other
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
College/university loans from institutional funds
FFEL PLUS loans
FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,135
Out of State
9%

Demographics

57% female
43% male
9% are out of state
86% are full time
14% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
56%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
81%

Campus Environment
Village
Fire safety rating
66

Housing Options

Apartment Married
Apartment Single
Dorms Female
Dorms Male

Special Needs Admissions

Program / Service Name
Program to Assist Student Success

Type of Program
For all students with disabilities

Director
Betty P. Matthews

College Entrance Tests Required
Yes

Interview Required
Yes

Documentation Requred for LD
Current professional evaluation

Documentation Requred for ADHD
Current medical evaluation

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
Yes

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Accommodation for students with ADHD
No

Reading machine
No

Other assistive technology
No

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
60
Number of Honor Societies
13

Number of Social Sororities
3
Number of Religious Organizations
8

5% join a fraternity
5% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division III

Men's Sports (Wildcats)
6 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Football
Golf
Soccer
Women's Sports (Lady Wildcats)
6 Sports

Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Soccer
Softball
Tennis

Student Services

Health
Army ROTC Offered on-campus

Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
18

Average Number of PC's per Lab
242

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
No

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Student Web Pages Permitted
No

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
No

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
No

Campus Visits Contact

Address
Office of Admissions
1140 College Drive
Pineville, LA 71359-0560

Phone
318-487-7259


Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Healthplex/Wellness Center
Student Center
Martin Performing Arts Center
Weathersby Fine Arts Building
Alexandria Hall

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Alexandria Mall
Indian Creek Recreational Area
Lake Buelow
D.C. Bates Stadium
Alexandria Riverfront

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 10 am and 2 pm, M-F
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
by appointment

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
1 week

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
No visits allowed during test administration

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Alexandria International Airport is a 10 minute drive from campus. Greyhound buses operate in Alexandria. Taxi service available from airport and bus station.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From Shreveport: Take I-49 South to Pineville Expressway Exit, Louisiana College exit is to the right. From Monroe: Take I65 South, take a left on Pineville Expressway, Louisiana Colllege exit to the right. From New Orleans, Baton Rouge, and Laffayette: take I-49 North to Pineville Expressway exit, Louisiana College exit is to the right. From Lake Charles: take US-165 North to Hwy 71 North, take Hwy 71 North to I-49 South, take Pineville Expressway exit, Louisiana College exit is to the right.

Local Accommodations
Days Inn Pineville (11 Lord of Lords Avenue; 1-800-DAYS-INN); Hampton Inn (2301 N. MacArthur; 1-800-HAMPTON); Holiday Inn MacArthur (2716 W. MacArthur; 1-800-787-8336), Best Western of Alexandria (2720 W. MacArthur; 1-888-338-2008); and Radisson Hotel Bentley (200 Desoto St., 1-800-356-6835).