Campus Life

Southern University Merger No Longer Being Considered

On January 18, 2011, Governor Bobby Jindal made a request of the Louisiana Board of Regents to study the feasibility of merging SUNO and UNO and moving both institutions under the umbrella of the University of Louisiana System. The study was completed, and the results were delivered to the Board of Regents in a March 14th meeting. Later that evening, Gov. Jindal announced that he would write legislation recommending Alternative B.