Heart of Campus

The Student Union, affectionately dubbed "The U," is designed to be space for students to meet, eat, relax, and enjoy their time in between classes.

See who and what you can find in The U.

Lakeside Location

The Student Union wraps around Cypress Lake, one of UL Lafayette's most recognizable landmarks.

Many spots in The U offer great views of Cypress Lake, including the Cypress Lake Dining Hall, meeting rooms, and lounge areas.

Where It All Happens

The U is a campus hub, where you can find all sorts of events and activities for students, employees, and visitors. We're prepared to host your event, too!

Learn more about everything happening at The U.

Student Union

The UL Lafayette Student Union, affectionately called "The U" around campus, has undergone a transformation many years in the making. We encourage students, faculty, staff, and visitors to take advantage of all the new and exciting features The U has to offer!

The U is designed to be a space that engages students on a daily basis. It's the heart of campus, a space for students to meet, relax, eat, shop and enjoy.

COVID-19 Protocols

The Student Union is open to students, faculty, and staff. Learn more about our operations changes during the COVID-19 pandemic.