What is LamarLink?

LamarLink is an innovative program offered jointly by Lamar University and Lamar Institute of Technology. This program provides first-time college students with comprehensive support from both institutions; it offers affordability, access, and the eventual opportunity to enroll at Lamar University.

If you choose to enroll in the LamarLink program, you can enjoy great benefits while working to meet LU's admissions requirements. You can live on campus at LU while completing your first year of courses at Lamar Institute of Technology.  In addition, you'll have the opportunity to choose a LamarLink Degree Pathway that offers guaranteed credit transferability.

As a LamarLink student, you have the following:

  • dedicated student success support
  • student ID cards for both LU and LIT
  • eligible to participate in many programs and activities at both colleges
  • will live in a LU residence hall
  • possible eligibility for Study Abroad
  • LU intramural sports and utilize LU’s state-of-the-art fitness center
  • library privileges at LU
  • free tickets to many LU athletic events; attend concerts and cultural events; and much more!

Upon successful completion of the LamarLink program, which includes meeting transfer admission requirements, you can expect an easy transition to Lamar University. Visit Lamar University transfer admissions for more information.

How to apply

Applying to LamarLink is easy! Just follow the steps below:

  1. Visit ApplyTexas and choose Lamar Institute of Technology.
  2. Select "Associates Degree" option. 
  3. Select "LamarLink" under Major Code.
  4. Choose your program of study.
  5. Complete and submit your application.

*If you already have an application in your ApplyTexas account, you may simply "Copy" the application and update the information to reflect your new choices. Get started today