Announcements

Dr. Lisa Mims-Devezin Appointed Interim Chancellor

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Dr. Lisa Mims-Devezin has been appointed the Interim Chancellor of Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO), effective July 1, 2016. Dr. Mims-Devezin will fill the position left vacant after Chancellor Victor Ukpolo steps down June 30.  .. Read More >>

Chancellor Ukpolo to Officiate His Final Commencement

Thursday, May 05, 2016
La. Gov. John Bel Edwards is the guest speaker for the 2016 Southern University at New Orleans Commencement at 4 p.m. Saturday, May 7 in the Lakefront Arena. This year’s ceremony will be Chancellor Victor Ukpolo’s last. After leading  .. Read More >>

SUNO Competes Well In Outdoor Championships

Tuesday, April 26, 2016
For the second consecutive year, the Knights led all schools in event victories at the 2016 GCAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships. In the Women's Championship, the Lady Knights came in second place. The Knights took home 10 titles and .. Read More >>

SUS Board Names Seventh SU Shreveport Chancellor

Friday, February 19, 2016
The Southern University System (SUS) Board of Supervisors has named Rodney Ellis to become the seventh chancellor of Southern University Shreveport (SUSLA). Ellis was one of three finalists selected by a 14-member search committee chaired .. Read More >>

SUNO’s Enrollment Increases for the Spring 2016 Semester

Thursday, February 18, 2016
According to final enrollment figures, 2,500 students have registered for the 2016 spring semester at Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO). This represents a one percent increase from the 2,455 students officially enrolled in Spring 2015.  .. Read More >>

SUNO Hires New Campus Police Chief

Monday, January 11, 2016
Law enforcement veteran Bruce E. Adams has been hired as the new campus police chief at Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO). The Southern University System Board of Supervisors approved his appointment today. Adams comes to SU .. Read More >>

SUNO to Break Ground on Millie M. Charles School of Social Work Building

Wednesday, November 04, 2015
Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) will break ground on the Millie M. Charles School of Social Work during a ceremony Friday, Nov. 6, 2015 at 10 a.m. on the Lake Campus. Several federal, state and local officials and dignitaries have b .. Read More >>

Social Work Master's Student Receives Fellowship

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Dylen Johnson, a student in the Master's of Social Work program has been awarded a Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) Minority Fellowship Program-Youth (MFP-Y) master’s student fellowship for the 2015-2016 academic year. The M .. Read More >>

FEMA Allocates $1.1 Million to Restore Lake Campus

Friday, September 25, 2015
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently announced that it will allocate $1,141,394 to restore the Lake Campus at to its pre-disaster condition. Following Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, FEMA and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers c .. Read More >>

SUNO Approved to Offer Its First Doctorate Program

Thursday, September 24, 2015
The Louisiana Board of Regents today approved Southern University at New Orleans’ (SUNO) proposal to offer a Doctor of Social Work program (DSW), the University’s first doctoral program. The new program will fill a state and natio .. Read More >>


DID YOU KNOW?

Although women have represented Louisiana in the Miss Black USA pageant, Tiffany Magee ('97) took on the role as the first State Director of Miss Black Louisiana USA in 2008.