Louisiana Tech is an affordable Tier One National University with opportunities to take part in cutting-edge research. The Wall Street Journal has ranked Louisiana Tech University 5th in the nation for National Public Universities for Return on Investment (ROI). In addition, the National Council for Home Safety and Security has rated the city Ruston as one of the safest college towns in the country.
Louisiana Tech’s International Student Office is dedicated to providing individual attention to each of our students, helping to ensure International Students reach their goals academically, socially, and professionally. The office is committed to continually assessing student needs and providing up-to-date immigration information, advice, and assistance. In addition, the office presents orientation and cultural programs that prepare students for successful participation in the educational experience at the university and in the community. It also organizes cultural programming that fosters education and gives the university and community intercultural opportunities to interact and learn and experience other cultures.