President’s Welcome


Welcome to Nicholls State University!  As a transfer student, you know what you’re looking for in a school.  You may be transferring for many different reasons.  Nicholls offers a large variety of programs and services that are ready to help you achieve your educational and personal aspirations.  I know that you will be able to achieve your goals—I, too, was a transfer student.

I know that you will find that our faculty and staff are here to help you succeed with your educational goals.  We pride ourselves on small classes and individual attention.  You’ll learn from experts and gain valuable experience along the way.

It’s an exciting time to continue your studies at Nicholls State University.  There is a remarkable transformation taking place on campus which includes new and renovated buildings, newly resurfaced streets and parking lots and new technology, which will better support and enhance the learning, recreation, and athletic facilities for our students.

We are proud to have you with us!  Our faculty and staff are ready to work with you to ensure that you have a seamless transition to Nicholls State University.

Bruce T. Murphy