Definition of "Alumni"
The University's definition of an alumna/alumnus is anyone who completed at least one semester (full-time credit hours earned) at SLII, SLI, USL or UL.
How much do you know about the UL Alumni Association? Do you know its mission and history? Who makes up the volunteer leadership? Where the nearest Ragin' Cajun Alumni Club is located to you?
In this section, you can find answers to those questions and more. Find out what year the Alumni Association was started, who's the current president of the Alumni Association, what AFA means, how many buildings make up the alumni center, find out about the individuals who make the Alumni Association staff and more.
"Five things alumni bring that are important to their alma mater: advice, service, money, new students and ambassadorial representation."
-from the Handbook of Institutional Advancement
Visit the Walk of Honor
The Walk of Honor was dedicated October 5, 2000. On the main marker reads the following inscription:
"The men and women whose names appear in the Walk of Honor are graduates of Southwestern Louisiana Industrial Institute, Southwestern Louisiana Institute, the University of Southwestern Louisiana and the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Their silent presence here is a testament of their belief in the value of higher education and a reminder of their timeless connection to their alma mater." more
The mission of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Alumni Association is to promote good fellowship among alumni; to strengthen the ties of loyalty and devotion of alumni to their alma mater; and to at all times further the interests of the institution.