Press Releases

SUNO's Enrollment Increases for the Spring 2016 Semester

Thursday, February 18, 2016
NEW ORLEANS, LA – 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 s .. Read More >>

SUNO Hires New Campus Police Chief

Monday, January 11, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tammy Barney (504) 286-5343 SUNO Hires New Campus Police Chief NEW ORLEANS, LA – January 8, 2016 – Law enforcement veteran Bruce E. Adams has been hire .. Read More >>

DSW Program Information Available in December

Wednesday, October 07, 2015
The Doctorate of Social Work Program is scheduled to begin classes in Fall 2016. General program information will be posted on the Web site in December 2015. Applications will be available beginning in January 2016. The three-year program  .. Read More >>

Dr. Kambhampati Meets President Obama

Thursday, July 02, 2015
President Obama recently named Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) Professor Murty S. Kambhampati (picturd third from left) and 13 other individuals and one organization as the newest recipients of the Presidential Award for Excelle .. Read More >>


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.