Announcements

‘Hidden Figure’ Katherine Johnson to Receive Honorary Degree; Sally-Ann Roberts to Deliver Commencement Address

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) will confer an Honorary Doctor of Humanities degree for Katherine Johnson, a physicist and mathematician who made contributions to the U.S. space program, Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 4 p.m. in the Lakefront .. Read More >>

Tom Joyner Foundation Names SUNO 'School of the Month'

Wednesday, February 08, 2017
Southern University of New Orleans (SUNO) has been named the Tom Joyner Foundation “School of the Month” for February 2017 as part of a month-long campaign to raise money for scholarships to help students at the Historically Black College .. Read More >>

SUNO Passes La. GRAD Act

Friday, June 24, 2016
Southern University at New Orleans has scored 100 percent in all four performance standards of the Louisiana Granting Resources and Autonomy for Resources for Diplomas (GRAD) Act for Year 6. With these final Year 6 results, SUNO has met and/or surpas .. Read More >>

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 >>


DID YOU KNOW?

Southern University at New Orleans is the only institution of higher learning in the state of Louisiana that offers degrees in Addictive Behaviors Counseling and Prevention. SUNO offers both an Associate of Arts and a Bachelor of Science in this program.