Research is an essential part of our University. Through research, our faculty and students contribute to an ever-growing body of knowledge. But we specialize in applied research that solves real-world problems or improves people’s lives.
At the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, we aim to provide effective environmental and sustainability education, incorporating STEM, civic skills and green career pathways. Students have the opportunity to explore many areas of sustainability alongside our faculty scholars and scientists, as well as gain hands-on experience in finding and creating solutions that secure posterity. With our wealth of expertise and top-notch resources, we offer everything it takes to awaken the change agent in anyone. We have sustainability-related academic research institutes in the following Colleges: