Located in Southwest Louisiana in the city of Lake Charles (population 71,000), McNeese State University offers students a mild climate, making outdoor activities possible all year round. MSU is only 2.5 hours from Houston, Texas and Baton Rouge, Louisiana and is 3.5 hours from New Orleans, Louisiana.
The McNeese campus includes 46 buildings on the main campus, a 65-acre athletic plant and student apartment complex, the 503-acre McNeese Farm, Louisiana Environmental Research Center, and Burton Coliseum.
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Living on campus is a university experience you don't want to miss. ESLI/McNeese students can live in dormitory suites on campus and have the convenience of being only a moment away from campus events and dining facilities. The all-inclusive rent includes internet, cable television,basic telephone, electiricity, water, and garbage service. Amenities include on-site mainenance, laundry facitlities, TV lounge, and game room.