Great Schools For Students with Children: Louisiana


The face of a college student is much different than it was 10 or 20 years ago. More singleparents, married students and older students are entering the arena. Universities have made living on campus a possibility with family housing. Here is a list of schools that offer such housing in Louisiana.

A marker1140 College Drive, Pineville, Louisiana 71360 -
1140 College Dr, Louisiana College, Pineville, LA 71360, USA
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Louisiana College

Fast Facts

  • Located in Pineville, LA
  • Founded in 1906
  • 80 acre campus
  • Baptist college
  • Over 50 programs of study
  • Small class sizes

Housing Facts

  • Unfurnished apartment
  • Private court yard for each resident
  • Town houses
  • Very limited
  • Religious support
  • IT support
  • laundry facilities

A markerLouisiana State University Baton Rouge, LA 70803 -
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, USA
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Louisiana State University

Fast Facts

  • Located in Baton Rouge, La
  • Founded in 1853
  • Over 600 acre campus
  • Over 20 programs
  • One of America'S Best colleges

Housing Facts

  • 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments
  • Utilities included
  • Basic cable television included
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playgrounds
  • On campus
  • Close to local elementary schools

A markerNicholls State University Thibodaux, Louisiana 70310 -
Nicholls State University, 906 E 1st St, Thibodaux, LA 70301, USA
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Nicholls State University‚Ä®

Fast Facts

  • Located in Thibodaux, La
  • Founded in 1948
  • 280 acre campus
  • 20 programs of study
  • Distance education

Housing Facts

  • 1 and 2 bedroom floor plans
  • Only 20 units available
  • Unfurnished units
  • No utilities included
  • Coin operated laundry facilities

A marker104 University Circle, Lafayette LA 70504 -
104 E University Ave, Lafayette, LA 70501, USA
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University of Louisiana Lafayette

Fast Facts

  • Located in Layafette, LA
  • Founded in 1898
  • 137 acre campus
  • Active sports community
  • 20 programs of study
  • Distance education
  • Night class available

Housing Facts

  • 1, 2 and 3 bedroom units
  • Utilities included
  • Assistance for hardship cases
  • Furnished
  • Playground and BBQ area
  • On-site child development center
  • Reasonable rates

A markerTulane University, 6823 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA -
Tulane University, 6823 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
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Tulane University

Fast Facts

  • Located in New Orleans
  • Found in 1834
  • 110 acre campus
  • Small class sizes
  • Voted one of America's Hottest Schools.

Housing Facts

  • 1, 2 and 3 bedroom units
  • Fitness center
  • Swimming pool
  • Utilities included
  • Campus shuttle




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teaches12345 4 years ago

As the high school graduates venture out, this will help them to make a decision on schools. Good information to have and to consider.


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luvintkandtj 4 years ago from USA Author

Thank you. A single mother and I think it's important to keep hold to your dreams despite what life throws you. Family housing is a a huge help for those considering higher education

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