Prospective Students

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Jazz Studies

Jazz Studies

Jazz studies at UNO embraces both the rich traditions of our city and the innovations and creativity that keep New Orleans on the forefront of a burgeoning creative economy. We accommodate your unique expressions and career goals. We emphasize creativity, critical thinking, and entrepreneurial skills as well as extensive performance experience.
Department of Music

Top producer of educators


The College of Education offers quality academic programs in initial and advanced teacher preparation as well as master’s and doctoral degrees for school career professionals and community counselors.
College of Education and Human Development

Less Debt

Cost & Scholarships

For the past five straight years, UNO has appeared on U.S. News & World Report’s “Least Debt List” among national universities. The rankings are based on universities whose students graduate with the lightest debt loads.
UNO Is Among Nation’s Best Risk-Reward Schools for College Students

Hollywood South

Film & Theatre

UNO is the only accredited Film and Theatre program in the New Orleans metropolitan area. Our degree programs are built upon a strong foundation of literature, theory, history and the application of this foundation to the artistic process.
Department of Film and Theatre

NOLA Benefits


UNO is home to the Research and Technology Park as well as 7 Board of Regents approved research centers. Students have many opportunities to collaborate on research projects and gain funding for creative and scholarly works.
Research at UNO

Hotel, Restaurant, Tourism

Hotel, Restaurant & Tourism

The size of this burgeoning industry opens graduates to a wide variety of career choices including hotels, restaurants, country clubs, convention centers, managed services, cruise lines, casinos, and resorts.
Lester E. Kabacoff School of Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Administration