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LOUISIANA TECH UNIVERSITY

What opportunity will you seize today?

In the Tech Family, we embrace challenge and create innovative solutions. You’re more than a number here.

You Belong at Tech

Quickly rising in world rankings and has an opportunity to become globally renowned in the next 10 to 20 years.

No. 5 in list of nation’s Best Public Universities for Return on Investment.

Among the top higher education institutions in the nation for ROI and what students get from their education.

Academic Excellence

Our studios, labs, and classrooms are places of innovation, where students work side-by-side with faculty members to achieve excellence.

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Our campus community creates a family for students where they won’t be considered just a number. 

Research Enterprise

The Research Enterprise at Tech is the epicenter of creative exploration and discovery in health, energy, infrastructure, cyber, business, technology, and the arts.

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Your gifts help Louisiana Tech supply the expertise, support, and encouragement necessary to solve challenges and create opportunities.

Latest News

Brian Davis

Brian Davis loves old stories with happy endings. In his profession as executive director of the Louisiana Trust for Historic Preservation, the 1997 Louisiana Tech architecture graduate tries to make that very thing happen as often as...

Nomvula Kgoale

Anyone who has the word goal in their name is destined to be a soccer player. Meet Louisiana Tech University senior Nomvula Kgoale, a geographical information science major from Polokwane, South Africa. Kgoale is her name, and soccer is...

Louisiana Tech concludes summer sessions with commencement

Louisiana Tech University graduated 292 students during its single summer commencement ceremony Thursday morning in the Thomas Assembly Center. During spring commencement in May, a total of 1,061 graduates — the largest class in University...

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Events @ Tech

Concerts? Talks? Academic Events? Visit our calendar for a list of all university events.

Louisiana Tech Presence

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Florence, Italy

Louisiana Tech University offers several study abroad opportunities each year. While most opportunities are open to all majors, each program is sponsored by one or more academic programs. For more information on our study abroad programs, please visit our Study Abroad site.

Tech Family

One source of our University’s strength is its diversity. Contrasts create learning experiences beyond the classroom, and our students have the opportunity to engage in high-impact learning practices such as study abroad. Our students come to Ruston from 47 states and 64 foreign countries. Partnerships with large and small companies enrich students’ learning experiences and increase their chances of finding great jobs in Louisiana and beyond.

Meet our campus community

Student Feature

Nomvula Kgoale

Senior Geographical Information Science Major from Polokwane, South Africa

Faculty Feature

Dr. Ethel Jones

Director and Professor, School of Human Ecology, College of Applied and Natural Sciences

Alumni Feature

Brian Davis

1997 BA – Architecture, Executive Director of the Louisiana Trust for Historic Preservation