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UNO alumni were found to have the highest average early-career salaries among graduates of all four-year public and private colleges in Louisiana.

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Legendary New Orleans jazz pianist and Professor Emeritus Ellis Marsalis launches the 2016-17 Jazz at the Sandbar series.

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Doctoral student Michael Norman has been awarded a $900,000 grant to develop resources that will help educators better serve hearing impaired preschoolers.

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For the sixth straight year, UNO ranks among the universities whose students graduate with the lightest debt loads, according to U.S. News & World Report.

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Planning and Urban Studies

Community Development Finance Certificate Program

The Department of Planning and Urban Studies, in collaboration with the Greater New Orleans Foundation, is proud to present a series of non-credit classes designed to make university-level courses available to working adults in the New Orleans metropolitan area.


Swampball October 1

Swampball is an annual tradition at UNO that raises money for the UNO Ambassadors Scholarship fund. At this cut-throat competition, teams play pool-style volleyball, knee deep in mud pits. Get your team together and join the fun!