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Housing & Meal Rates

Academic Year 2019-2020

*2019-2020 Rates are posted pending approval and are subject to change

Cost of Residence Hall Housing:

Room Type Total Cost (Per Semester)
Suite Style Private $4,667.00
Suite Style Shared $3,295.00
Junior Suite Quad $1,295.00
Junior Suite Triple $1,578.00
Junior Suite Shared $2,357.00
Junior Suite Graduate $3,222.00
Traditional Shared $2,265.00






Cost of Apartment Housing:

Room Type Total Cost (Per Semester)
Legacy Park: One Bedroom Private $6,499.00
Legacy Park: One Bedroom Shared $3,250.00
Legacy Park: Two Bedroom $3,780.00
Legacy Park: Three Bedroom $3,286.00
The Heritage: Two Bedroom $4,038.00
The Heritage: Three Bedroom $3,543.00
The Heritage: Four Bedroom $3,262.00






NOTE: New for 2019-2020 A meal plan is NOT required for students living in room types classified as an apartment.



University Awawrded-Housing Scholarships will not apply at The Heritage Apartments.

NOTE: The University makes room assignments based on availability using a pool of officially registered students and their associated preferences.

Official information and the status of applications, availability, and assignments are communicated by the Office of University Housing.

Cost of Family Housing:

Room Type Cost per Semester
Apartment $3,339.00

*A meal plan is NOT required for Family Housing

Meal Plan Options:


** The University is Still Negotiating the Meal Plans for AY19-20. The below are to illustrate proposed meal plans and prices, but this is subject to change**

Name of Meal Plan Inclusions of Meal Plan Price per Semester
Cajun Freedom Unlimited Meals + 4 Flex Meals + $75 DB $2,059.00
Cajun Classic Light (Commuters Only) 5 Meals per Week (No DB). $565.00
Cajun Select 14 Meals + 4 Flex Meals + $250 DB $1,647.00

Cajun Classic*

*Available for purchase by Sophomores through Graduates, regardless of room assignment.

5 Meal Swipes + $300 DB $895.00
Cajun Performance 12 Meals + 5 Training Table Meals + 4 Flex Meals $2,059.00

Meal Plan prices listed above do not include a $24.00 processing fee that is applied each semester.

Meal Plans are NOT required for students who are living in room types classified as apartments.

Meal Plan Terminology:

Flex Meals: Meal swipes that can be used at various on campus meal locations for an entree, a side item and a beverage

Meals "Meal Swipes": Meal swipes per week to be used in the Cypress Lake Dining Room located within the Student Union

Training Table: Performance based meals offered Monday through Friday at the dinner time meal

Declining balance: is a credit amount that can be used at any of UL Lafayette's retail facilities, such as Chick-fil-A, in place of actual dollars. It can be used at any time during the semester. Declining balance points that are included in the meal plan options do roll over from fall semester to spring semester, but not from one academic year to the next.  


Residential students can purchase their meal plans from the Housing Office and off-campus students may purchase their meal plan with Dining Services.