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.
University of Holy Cross, has the lowest yield rate of 6.16% for academic year 2021-2022 in Louisiana. Dillard University is positioned second with 9.54% yield and Southern University at New Orleans follows them with 11%. 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 (2022)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1University of Holy Cross
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsNew Orleans, LA
6.16% 1,320 990 61 75.00%
2Dillard University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsNew Orleans, LA
9.54% 6,188 3,417 326 55.22%
3Southern University at New Orleans
Public, four-yearsNew Orleans, LA
10.62% 1,318 1,045 111 79.29%
4Xavier University of Louisiana
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsNew Orleans, LA
15.77% 6,575 6,273 989 95.41%
5Loyola University New Orleans
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsNew Orleans, LA
15.90% 7,455 5,835 928 78.27%
6Centenary College of Louisiana
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsShreveport, LA
24.23% 876 553 134 63.13%
7University of New Orleans
Public, four-yearsNew Orleans, LA
25.36% 5,633 4,539 1,151 80.58%
8Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
Public, four-yearsBaton Rouge, LA
27.19% 36,561 25,907 7,045 70.86%
9Grambling State University
Public, four-yearsGrambling, LA
30.89% 3,351 2,428 750 72.46%
10Southern University and A & M College
Public, four-yearsBaton Rouge, LA
32.14% 8,551 5,035 1,618 58.88%