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The GRAD Act was approved by the legislature and signed into law by Governor Bobby Jindal in June, 2010.

As a result, the Board of Regents has entered into six-year performance agreements with each of the participating institutions. In the agreements, the institution commits to meeting specific performance objectives in exchange for increased tuition authority and eligibility to participate in certain autonomies. Read more

Master Plan

Authorized by the state Constitution, the Master Plan provides a broad vision for the State’s higher education system and acknowledges its interdependence with the economy and its many contributions towards better lives for Louisiana’s citizenry.

The actions outlined in this Plan are guided by the reality that Louisiana must raise the educational attainment of its adult citizens if it is to compete successfully in the 21st century world economy. Read more

News Wire

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St. George organizers submit their petition for new city

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LSU sprinter accused of raping woman at off-campus party

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Jindal orders Ebola policy

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Judge dismisses lawsuit against former LSU alumni official

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Agency approves Water Campus building

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Professor tells Press Club it’s unknown how much scandal hurt district attorney

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Lambert wins Ascension School Board race after opponent withdraws (former UL system Board Member)

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National firm ranks Louisiana business climate 10th in U.S.

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Former President Clinton in Baton Rouge today for Mary Landrieu campaign rally

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Our Views: A voice of the young

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Our Views: Helping small business

Ebola lecture held at SLU

Smoke-free SLU going well, chief says





Need Louisiana higher education facts? Access university data or the Fact Book here.

Through the development and promotion of the Louisiana Transfer degree, a robust articulation and transfer system is now in place.

Graduation Rates are increasing overall.

Louisiana higher education fall enrollment has increased by 16,167 students since 2008.


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