WHAT IS LOUISIANA’S RETURN ON INVESTMENT IN HIGHER EDUCATION?

Results of Eight-University Study to be Released Thursday

BATON ROUGE – A year-long, in-depth study on the economic and community impact of the eight universities in the University of Louisiana System will be released at a press conference Thursday, April 16 in Baton Rouge.

WHAT: Press Conference to Release Results of Economic and Community Impact Study

WHEN: 10 a.m., Thursday, April 16

WHERE: Claiborne Building Auditorium 1201 N. Third Street Baton Rouge, LA 70802

The study, conducted by Applied Technology Research Corporation, measured regional and statewide impacts of spending, teaching, research and service, and quality of life.

Broadcast and print media coverage is invited.

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EIGHT UNIVERSITIES STRONG: The University of Louisiana System is the state's largest higher education system with over 80,000 students enrolled at Grambling State University, Louisiana Tech University, McNeese State University, Nicholls State University, Northwestern State University, Southeastern Louisiana University, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, and the University of Louisiana at Monroe.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Contact: Cami Geisman
225.219.0270  |  Cami.Geisman@la.gov

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