On September 21, 1959, SUNO opened its doors on a 17-acre site located in historic Pontchartrain Park, a subdivision of primarily African American single-family residents in eastern New Orleans.
he mission of the Leonard S. Washington Memorial Library is to preserve, house, service and continually enhance a collection of materials and offer access to electronic resources for the curricular, research, reference, recreational, and distance learning needs and interests of students, faculty, and staff of Southern University at New Orleans, of the local and wider communities.
These three departments provide a technological infrastructure and services for the University in support of its Mission. These services includes voice, data, telecommunications, e-mail, Banner, computer labs, Moodle and Web services to name a few. Funding for these departments comes from Federal, State and student-generated revenue.
Southern University at New Orleans boasts 7 national championships and 11 conference championships throughout the history of its athletics program and we are hungry for more. You could be the contributor to the next SUNO championship squad so now is your time to make history. If you feel that you are that difference-making athlete or if you are simply serious about your sports, complete the application process for consideration to play for SUNO.
Southern University at New Orleans is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools (SACSCOC) to award Associates, Bachelors & Masters degrees.