Fast Facts

  • Founded: Sept. 23, 1948
  • Location: Thibodaux, Louisiana
  • Colors: Red and Gray
  • Nickname: The Colonels
  • Campus Size: 287 acres
  • Namesake: Francis Redding Tillou Nicholls, two-term Louisiana governor and Louisiana Supreme Court chief justice

For more data on Nicholls, visit the Office of Assessment and Institutional Research.