WELCOME TO

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

Tech ranked third in state for lowest student debt

Louisiana Tech University was ranked third in the state for lowest average debt per student borrower by LendEDU. Average loan debt per borrower in 2017 at Tech was $22,262, down 3.21 percent from 2016. “Higher education can transform a...

Leo Sanford establishes largest athletic endowed scholarship at Louisiana Tech

A two-time all-conference pick at both center and linebacker for Louisiana Tech, an all-America selection in 1950, and a linebacker on the mythical all-Louisiana First 100 years of Football team, Leo Sanford recently established an endowed...

Tech Professor Receives Engineering Communication Award

Dr. Kirk St.Amant, Professor and Eunice C. Williamson Endowed Chair in Technical Communication at Louisiana Tech recently received the Alfred N. Goldsmith Award for Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Communication from the IEEE...

Upcoming Events

Events @ Tech

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

Louisiana Tech Presence

  • Study Abroad
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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

Ddon Nguyen

Sophomore Business Economics Major from Ruston, LA

Faculty Feature

Dr. Ethel Jones

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

Alumni Feature

Paul Konyha III

1996 BS – Mechanical Engineering, NASA Flight Director