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Spring High School Day at Grambling State Now on March 21, 2020

Baseball Game Ticket Now Included with Registration at University Preview Day 

UPDATE – Event Cancelled

GRAMBLING, LA – January 28, 2020 – Today, Grambling State University announced that Spring High School Day will now be held on March 21, 2020. Registered attendees will gain admission to the Grambling State Baseball game against Arkansas Pine Bluff, as well as on-the-spot early application.

High School day is a high-energy, day-long opportunity for students to experience several aspects of college life. Students, families, and guidance counselors representing high schools across the state and nation will enjoy:  

  • Campus Tours;
  • Lunch included with registration; 
  • an into to Academic Counseling;
  • admission to the Grambling State vs. Pine Bluff Baseball game;
  • dance performances by the Orchesis Dance Company;  
  • live music from the World Famed Tiger Marching Band; 
  • an introduction to Grambling State Student Organizations;
  • a Residence Hall Preview;
  • and more!

High school students interested in college are encouraged to join thousands of students on Grambling’s campus by registering at  

EVENT DETAILS:  ( UPDATE – Event Cancelled )

Spring High School Day: Lights, Camera, Grambling!
March 21, 2020 | 8 a.m. 

Early applicants can receive on-the-spot admission at High School Day. While there will no longer be any admissions event on February 8, those unable to attend the event on March 21 are encouraged to schedule a tour with the office of admissions and recruiting.  

Contact to learn more about applying to Grambling State. For media inquiries, please call 318-243-5012 or email  

Grambling State Receives Designation for a Center of Academic Excellence in Mathematical Achievement for Science and Technology

GRAMBLING, La – October 31, 2019 – Grambling State University receives recognition by the University of Louisiana System Board of Supervisors and the Louisiana Board of Regents for a Center of Academic Excellence in Mathematical Achievement for Science and Technology (CeMAST).
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18 Months to MBA: Grambling State Partners with Nicholls State University

University of Louisiana System Approves MOU for Grambling State and Nicholls State Partnership   

213142447GRAMBLING, LA – October 15, 2019 – Today, Grambling State University and Nicholls State University announced a memorandum of understanding that offers students at Grambling State a new 18-month path to receiving a Master’s of Business Administration (MBA). Continue reading

Dr. Cynthia Jackson-Hammond to Keynote Grambling State Founder’s Day Convocation

CJH PicGrambling State Welcomes Thurgood Marshall College Fund Board Member & Central State’s First Woman President 

GRAMBLING, La – September 20, 2019 – Today, Grambling State University announced Central State University’s first woman President and Thurgood Marshall College Fund Board Member Dr. Cynthia Jackson-Hammond will keynote the University’s Founder’s Week Convocation at 11 a.m. on September 24, 2019.   Continue reading

Grambling State’s Enrollment Reaches a Seven-Year High

Screen Shot 2019-09-16 at 2.08.31 PMRecord-Breaking Growth Includes Retention Progress and Diverse Student Population

GRAMBLING, LA.– Sept. 16, 2019 – Today, Grambling State University announced its fifth consecutive annual increase in student enrollment; reaching a seven-year enrollment high with 5,232 students enrolled for Fall 2019 semester. Continue reading

Register Today! Fall High School Day, October 12, 2019

Lights, Camera, Grambling! Join thousands of students for a fun-filled preview of what Grambling State University has to offer you! This Fall Grambling State will welcome families, prospective students, and leaders from across the country to its 2019 Fall High School Day – October12. 


Grambling State’s High School day is a high-energy, day-long opportunity for students to experience several aspects of college life. Students representing high schools across the state and nation will enjoy:  Continue reading

Students Win: Gram1901Dining Survey Winners Take Home an iPad, Apple Watch, and $250

AdobeStock_183963784-800Congratulations to Ke’Nyja Hayes, D’Errah Nelson, and Jasmine Smith, whose winning feedback won them prizes in our spring @gram1901dining survey. Winners, who were selected at random, joining more than 500 other campus responders. Their feedback helped design our new 24-hour dining program that kicks off in just a few weeks.   Continue reading

Return of the ROAR: Welcome Week 2019

RETURN_ROAR_Mini_LogoCongratulations to our students, faculty, parents, and community. You’ve made it back to campus! To help you celebrate and start your semester with success, here is a list of major events we have planned. Happy Welcome Week!



Whether you’re a Senior or new to campus, this Welcome Week will help you get moved in and ready for one of the biggest years in our history.  Continue reading

Grambling State and Logan University Grow the Next Generation of Chiropractors

AdobeStock_94298917-1000New Agreement Offers Students a Doctoral Degree in Record Time

Imagine enrolling into college as a freshman and six years later calling yourself Dr. That dream is now possible through a new partnership between Logan University and Grambling State University.

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