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Louisiana Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the schools having low yield) in Louisiana. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school.
Dillard University, has the lowest yield rate of 8.76% for academic year 2019-2020 in Louisiana. University of Holy Cross is positioned second with 12.67% yield and Xavier University of Louisiana follows them with 15%. Next table shows the schools that have low yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the highest yield rates in Louisiana.
Louisiana Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1Dillard University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
8.76% 9,203 3,572 313 38.81%
2University of Holy Cross
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
12.67% 1,581 513 65 32.45%
3Xavier University of Louisiana
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
14.93% 9,291 5,573 832 59.98%
4Loyola University New Orleans
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
18.89% 5,857 4,394 830 75.02%
5University of New Orleans
Public, 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
28.62% 5,882 3,267 935 55.54%
6Grambling State University
Public, 4 or more yearsGrambling, LA
28.91% 3,109 3,023 874 97.23%
7Centenary College of Louisiana
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsShreveport, LA
31.27% 920 550 172 59.78%
8Tulane University of Louisiana
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
33.53% 42,185 5,431 1,821 12.87%
9Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
Public, 4 or more yearsBaton Rouge, LA
33.56% 24,501 18,272 6,132 74.58%
10University of Louisiana at Monroe
Public, 4 or more yearsMonroe, LA
35.15% 3,953 3,164 1,112 80.04%