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Nicholls State University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

7,082 students

84% admitted

  • 5,156 full time
  • 1,926 part time
  • 1,945 men full time
  • 3,211 women full time
  • 2,174 applied
  • 1,830 admitted
  • 1,135 enrolled

6,126 Undergraduates

$4,922 tuition/year

  • 688 Graduates
  • 268 Non-Degree
  • $4,922 in state
  • $2,719 fees
  • $9,276 room & board
  • $1,220 books and supplies

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Southeast Small city
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Anonymous
  • 0
  • It's very affordable. It has a nice selection of majors. It has an excellent Culinary, Journalism, and Business program.…

  • May-28-2012 Read More
  • Ashley from Baldwin, LA
  • 0
  • Nicholls State University is an outstanding University. My college experience here has been amazing. I have learned who I really am and also what I want to do for the…

  • Jan-10-2012 Read More
  • Candice from Thibodaux, LA
  • 0
  • nicholls state is a great overall university. the art, nursing, education and culinary departments are among the best in the country. for personal one on one attention with a large…

  • Feb-13-2012 Read More
  • Alexis from Napoleonville, LA
  • 0
  • nicholls is a terrific school for art students. i am one, and i love how diverse and welcoming our campus is; as i've remarked to a friend from another state,…

  • Mar-01-2012 Read More
  • Sara from Lake Charles, LA
  • 0
  • a school surrounded by a supporting community. the teachers are very nice and always willing to help you. very friendly and warm people work and attend nicholls so it is…

  • Mar-11-2012 Read More


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Kristoffer from New Orleans, LA
  • Dec-21-2011 I am a current student here

    This was the best decision I've ever made. I was concerned about not fitting in and being stuck in my room alone everyday. The people here are amazing. Despite the fact that everybody still have their groups that they like to be in, everybody gets along well despite their differences.

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  • 5
  • Xavia from Troy, AL
  • Jun-07-2011 I am a current student here

    I love being at Nicholls. The dorms are warm and friendly. Always feels like you are at your home. The dorm staff are always friendly and ready to help. They come check on you often and always ask how your day has been.

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  • 5
  • Dakotah from Theriot, LA
  • May-11-2011 I am a current student here

    I love being on campus! The surroundings are beautiful and the campus is not to large. Everything is in walking distance. Also, there are alot of learning resources, lounges, study places, and snack places on campus.

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  • 5
  • Amanda from Raceland, LA
  • Jul-30-2009 I am a current student here

    I LOVE being at Nicholls. I am super-glad I chose Nicholls State University to further my education because the environment is wonderful. There are beautiful grounds to enjoy, quiet places to focus & study, & many friendly faces to help you out.

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