Home to more than 14,000 students in 100+ degree programs, Lamar University is one of the fastest growing universities in Texas and is a member of The Texas State University System. LU offers more than 100 programs of study leading to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. The 270-acre campus in Beaumont is about 90 miles east of Houston and about 25 miles west of Louisiana.
East of Spindletop Gladys City Museum, Jimmy Simmons Blvd
Beaumont, TX 77705
Make your way to Bonfire Field on Jimmy Simmons Blvd. for the 2017 Lamar University Homecoming Bonfire. There will be a pep rally led by the LU band, cheerleaders and dance team, the results of the
Cheer on the Lamar University Cardinals as they take on the Central Arkansas Bears. Make sure to take part in all of the Homecoming festivities before the game and then make your way to tailgate. Do
The 2017 Homecoming Parade kicks off a fun day of music, tailgating, family activities, and Cardinal football. Grab your lawn chairs and get here early to claim the perfect spot to watch the parade!