Northwestern State University of Louisiana (out-of-state)

Campus Housing - Dorms and Meal Plans

Provides on campus housing

Residence hall capacity

Does college offer a meal plan?
Yes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered

Must all students live on campus?

Number of meals per week are provided with the meal plan
Residence halls on campus:
Kappa Sigma Fraternity House, Univeristy Place, University Columns, Varndado Hall

Sports Programs & Athletics

Athletic conferences
    Football - Southland Conference
    Basketball - Southland Conference
    Baseball - Southland Conference
    Cross Country/Track - Southland Conference

Number of Varsity Athletes by Sport in 2021

Sport # of Men # of Women
All Track Combined 106 98
Baseball 36
Basketball 26 14
Football 122
Soccer 26
Softball 31
Tennis 8
Volleyball 18
Data from 2018
Athletic Association
Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Athletic Classification
NCAA Division I-FCS



Athletic Summary
Total # athletes


Male Athletes 234
Female Athletes 148


Total sports revenue

Total sports expenses

Avg. head coach salary - Women
(# full-time equivalents)
$83,818 (3.6)

Avg. head coach salary - Men
(# FTE)
$134,394 (2.8)

Campus Services and Programs

Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Library facilities
Access to digital/electronic resources
Access to library collections that are shared with other institutions
Established library hours
Organized collection of printed materials
Physical facilities
Staff trained to provide and interpret library materials
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges
Hospital on campus?


% of students with registered disabilities

Nearby Restaurants

Food from Magnolia's Diner

Magnolia's Diner

Miles From Campus: 0.37
Food from Cane River Brewing Co.

Cane River Brewing Co.

Miles From Campus: 0.54
Food from The Landing Restaurant & Bar

The Landing Restaurant & Bar

Miles From Campus: 0.93
Food from Merci Beaucoup Restaurant

Merci Beaucoup Restaurant

Miles From Campus: 0.94
Food from Lasyone's Meat Pie Restaurant

Lasyone's Meat Pie Restaurant

Miles From Campus: 0.94
Food from Crawfish Hole

Crawfish Hole

Miles From Campus: 0.94
Food from Front Street Marketplace

Front Street Marketplace

Miles From Campus: 0.96
Food from San Luis Mexican Restaurant

San Luis Mexican Restaurant

Miles From Campus: 0.97
Food from Cane Rio Cafe

Cane Rio Cafe

Miles From Campus: 0.97
Food from Mama's Oyster House

Mama's Oyster House

Miles From Campus: 0.99
Food from Chef Wok

Chef Wok

Miles From Campus: 1
Food from Trail Boss Steakhouse

Trail Boss Steakhouse

Miles From Campus: 1.04
Food from Hana Japanese Sushi Bar & Grill

Hana Japanese Sushi Bar & Grill

Miles From Campus: 1.07
Food from Peggy's Homemade Pizza

Peggy's Homemade Pizza

Miles From Campus: 1.12
Food from Pioneer Pub

Pioneer Pub

Miles From Campus: 1.12
Food from Maglieaux's Riverfront Restaurant

Maglieaux's Riverfront Restaurant

Miles From Campus: 1.15
Food from Marie's Old Fashioned Hamburgers

Marie's Old Fashioned Hamburgers

Miles From Campus: 1.23
Food from Mariner’s Restaurant

Mariner’s Restaurant

Miles From Campus: 1.25
Food from Southern Classic

Southern Classic

Miles From Campus: 1.41
Food from Almost Home

Almost Home

Miles From Campus: 1.54
Food from T-Johnny’s Seafood

T-Johnny’s Seafood

Miles From Campus: 1.54
Food from Hana Steakhouse Seafood & Sushibar

Hana Steakhouse Seafood & Sushibar

Miles From Campus: 1.68
Food from French Market Express

French Market Express

Miles From Campus: 3.58
Food from El Patio

El Patio

Miles From Campus: 4.12
Food from Point Place Marina

Point Place Marina

Miles From Campus: 5.7
Food from Grayson's Barbeque

Grayson's Barbeque

Miles From Campus: 6.32
Food from Cane River Commissary

Cane River Commissary

Miles From Campus: 7.77
Food from Sullivans Steak and Seafood

Sullivans Steak and Seafood

Miles From Campus: 13.35
Food from Lakewood Inn Restaurant

Lakewood Inn Restaurant

Miles From Campus: 14.97
Food from Martone's Italian Restaurant

Martone's Italian Restaurant

Miles From Campus: 26.16
Food from Chaddy Shack

Chaddy Shack

Miles From Campus: 28.83
Food from Embers Restaurant of La

Embers Restaurant of La

Miles From Campus: 29.05
Food from Brenda's Chicken Inn

Brenda's Chicken Inn

Miles From Campus: 29.87
Food from L & W Tamales

L & W Tamales

Miles From Campus: 32.29
Food from Burger Barn

Burger Barn

Miles From Campus: 35.08
Food from Diggidy Dawgs Southern Eatery

Diggidy Dawgs Southern Eatery

Miles From Campus: 40.32
Food from New Hong Kong Chinese Restaurant

New Hong Kong Chinese Restaurant

Miles From Campus: 41.03
Food from Lost Frontier Bar & Grill

Lost Frontier Bar & Grill

Miles From Campus: 44.37
Food from Monika's Poboy Shoppe

Monika's Poboy Shoppe

Miles From Campus: 49.01
Food from Pamela's Bayou In A Bowl

Pamela's Bayou In A Bowl

Miles From Campus: 50.08
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Small Town Stogies

Miles From Campus: 0.23
Social Spots from Fort St. Jean Baptiste Museum

Fort St. Jean Baptiste Museum

Miles From Campus: 0.55
Social Spots from Natchitoches City Park

Natchitoches City Park

Miles From Campus: 0.62
Social Spots from City Pool

City Pool

Miles From Campus: 0.63
Social Spots from Donut Hole of Natchitoches

Donut Hole of Natchitoches

Miles From Campus: 0.73
Social Spots from Filling Station

Filling Station

Miles From Campus: 0.81
Social Spots from Jimbo's Bar & Grill

Jimbo's Bar & Grill

Miles From Campus: 0.93
Social Spots from Jimbo’s Bar & Grill

Jimbo’s Bar & Grill

Miles From Campus: 0.93
Social Spots from Maggio's Package Liquors

Maggio's Package Liquors

Miles From Campus: 0.96
Social Spots from Natchitoches Christmas Festival

Natchitoches Christmas Festival

Miles From Campus: 0.98
Social Spots from Natchitoches


Miles From Campus: 0.99
Social Spots from McDonald's


Miles From Campus: 1.01
Social Spots from Cane River Paddle & Pedal Sports

Cane River Paddle & Pedal Sports

Miles From Campus: 1.05
Social Spots from Cane River Kitchenware

Cane River Kitchenware

Miles From Campus: 1.06
Social Spots from La Sports Hall of Fame

La Sports Hall of Fame

Miles From Campus: 1.11
Social Spots from Northwestern Hills Golf Course

Northwestern Hills Golf Course

Miles From Campus: 1.29
Social Spots from Charlies Lakeside Liquor

Charlies Lakeside Liquor

Miles From Campus: 1.45
Social Spots from Dark Woods Adventure Park

Dark Woods Adventure Park

Miles From Campus: 1.7
Social Spots from Illuminations


Miles From Campus: 1.72
Social Spots from Walmart Supercenter

Walmart Supercenter

Miles From Campus: 1.81
Social Spots from Chili's


Miles From Campus: 1.89
Social Spots from Bingo Paradise

Bingo Paradise

Miles From Campus: 2.4
Social Spots from Natchitoches Flipping Athletics

Natchitoches Flipping Athletics

Miles From Campus: 2.4
Social Spots from Country Lanes Bowling Center

Country Lanes Bowling Center

Miles From Campus: 2.88
Social Spots from Antoon's Package Liquor Store

Antoon's Package Liquor Store

Miles From Campus: 3.09
Social Spots from McDonald's


Miles From Campus: 3.96
Social Spots from The JJ’s

The JJ’s

Miles From Campus: 6.18
Social Spots from Natchitoches Alligator Park

Natchitoches Alligator Park

Miles From Campus: 7.02
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Melrose Plantation

Miles From Campus: 8.28
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