Our Lady of the Lake College (OLOL College) is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award doctorate, master’s, baccalaureate and associate degrees. Located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, OLOL College is a small, Catholic, not-for-profit institution with a healthcare emphasis. The College offers degrees in nursing, health sciences, humanities, behavioral sciences and natural sciences. A wholly-owned subsidiary of the Our Lady of the Lake Hospital, Inc., the College is sponsored by the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady and is faithful to its mission grounded in Franciscan values. The College is a student-centered academic community committed to the pursuit of truth and common good and devoted to excellence in teaching and learning.
The College engages students in an educational experience that cultivates the spirit of scholarly inquiry, ongoing reflection, and a commitment to life-long learning and service. The College seeks to promote a learning environment informed by the concepts of collegiality, community, democracy, social justice, and the culture of life that encourages individual and collective responsibility. Committing to and accomplishing the institutional purpose and goals requires empowering students to exceed standards, expand their vision, and come to the full measure of their humanity.