Lafayette Colleges and Schools

Colleges in Lafayette, Louisiana

There are at least 9 colleges in Lafayette, listed and described below. These schools represent 20,623 or more students (full-time and part-time), a combined student body equivalent to 17,985 full-time students, and a reported 1,788 dorm rooms.

The largest schools here include University of Louisiana at Lafayette and South Louisiana Community College.

We also provide an extensive list of Louisiana Colleges.

Of Note For College Students

  • Lafayette is notable for the large percent of its residents with college degrees.
  • There are a lot of studio and one-bedroom apartments in Lafayette.

Education Institutes in Lafayette
Total Number of Educational Institutes
Total Enrollment in all institutes
Number of Public Educational Institutes
Number of Private For-Profit Institutes
Number of Private Non-Profit Institutes
Graduation Rate
Total Graduates With Bachelors Degree
On Campus and Online Programs in Lafayette
Number of Institutes Offering on-campus programs
Number of Institutes Offering on-line programs
Number of Institutes Offering both
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2017-18, National Center for Education Statistics,
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Colleges and Universities in Lafayette
SchoolTotal EnrollmentInstitution LevelAvg. In-State Tuition & FeesNumber of Programs Offered
Infinity College102Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A7
South Louisiana Community College6,534At least 2 but less than 4 years$4,20572
Remington College-Lafayette Campus421At least 2 but less than 4 years$16,6949
Aveda Institute-Lafayette143Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A2
University of Louisiana at Lafayette17,297Four or more years$9,888119
Cosmetology Training Center99Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A2
Unitech Training Academy-Lafayette168Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A9
Unitech Training Academy-West Monroe78Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A9
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette284At least 2 but less than 4 yearsN/A5
Delta College of Arts & Technology-Lafayette Campus169Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A4
Academy of Interactive Entertainment61At least 2 but less than 4 years$18,0003
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2017-18, National Center for Education Statistics,
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