News

Jul 18, 2017
A $5 million Texas Title I Priority Schools grant will allow Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) to establish a groundbreaking internship program with San Antonio Independent School District (SAISD) and neighboring Cleto Rodriguez Elementary
Jul 10, 2017

Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) has been selected as one of 10 partner universities to participate in the Raising Texas Teachers program. This grant program will provide scholarships and technical support for students in OLLU’s undergraduate teacher preparation program.

Jul 07, 2017
Our Lady of the Lake University's second annual Confetti 5K Run/Walk will take place on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 9 a.m.
May 23, 2017

The Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) Business programs have received reaffirmation of its accreditation through the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), the only organization that offers specialized business accreditation for all degree levels.

May 16, 2017
Alumna Elizabeth Carrow Woolfolk (BA ‘49) and Robert M. Woolfolk of Houston have given a historic gift to Our Lady of the Lake University to enhance and expand the school’s nationally-recognized Communication Sciences and Disorders program.
May 15, 2017
The call of God came to Michelle Davis (BA Biology ‘17) at an early age. “I knew I wanted to become a doctor,” Michelle said, “before I could spell the word ‘doctor.’”
May 15, 2017
Julián Castro, former San Antonio mayor and Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, delivered an inspirational commencement address for approximately 500 Our Lady of the Lake University graduates on Mother’s Day – and helped present his mother, alumna Rosie Castro (BA Spanish ’71) with an honorary doctorate of humane letters.
May 08, 2017
The First Family of San Antonio – the Castros – will take center stage at OLLU’s Spring commencement, which will be held on Mother’s Day.
Apr 24, 2017
The San Antonio Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Society recognized OLLU graduating senior Jose Gallardo as the SA CPA Society 2017 OLLU Outstanding Accounting Scholar at its recent meeting.
Apr 24, 2017
As part of the Fiesta tradition, OLLU will have floats in the Texas Cavaliers River Parade and the Fiesta Flambeau Parade this week.
Apr 24, 2017
The San Antonio chapter of Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) - Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP) awarded three scholarships during the association’s April meeting and the recipients were all OLLU students.
Apr 19, 2017
Twelve students from CompTIA AITP OLLU student chapter participated in the 22nd Annual CompTIA AITP National Collegiate Conference and Career Fair held in St. Louis April 6-9.
Mar 21, 2017
OLLU unveiled the 2017 Fiesta® Medal on March 21. They are available in the University Bookstore for $10 each.
Mar 20, 2017
Students learn to serve and lead at OLLU. After earning their degrees, many become leaders of such distinction they earn national acclaim. Margie Padilla (BA Biology ‘98) is one example.
Mar 20, 2017
Our Lady of the Lake University develops servant leaders. For more than half a century, Virginia Kane has been a shining model.
Feb 20, 2017
OLLU’s Worden School of Social Service is partnering with the Center for Health Care Services to host “Speak Your Mind Texas” on March 7
Feb 02, 2017
Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) stands on our Core Values of Community, Integrity, Trust and Service. These values are informed by the teachings of the Catholic Church and the heritage that is instilled in us from our founders and sponsors, the Sisters of Divine Providence. As such, we are called to speak out for and stand with those who are or will be affected by the recent Presidential Executive Order on travel from seven Muslim-majority countries and any future actions related to immigration that adversely impact our community. In addition, we affirm our commitment to religious freedom and stand in solidarity with our Muslim brothers and sisters, regardless of their country of origin.
Jan 18, 2017
The grand opening celebration for the newly improved Lake Elmendorf Park will take place on Saturday, Jan. 21, at 10:30 a.m. at the park playground. The community, OLLU administration and San Antonio dignitaries will celebrate the completion of park improvements that began spring 2015.
Nov 08, 2016

The President’s Volunteer Service Award has been awarded to 28 OLLU students, who have completed at least 100 hours of community service within the 2015-2016 academic school year.

Oct 25, 2016

Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) is holding a groundbreaking ceremony for its new residence hall, Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, at 12:30 p.m.

Oct 04, 2016

Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) has been awarded $300,000 from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to provide funding to recruit and train family therapy graduate students in integrated behavioral health to serve the unmet needs of Hispanic children, adolescents and transitional-youth at risk in the San Antonio area.

Sep 14, 2016
Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) and the City of La Feria will host a grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new OLLU Rio Grande Valley campus in on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, at 10 a.m. The state-of-the-art educational facility is located at 1650 South Main Street in La Feria.
Sep 14, 2016
University tops for lowest debt, economic and ethnic diversity
Our Lady of the Lake University has been ranked among the top 80 universities in the Western United States by U.S. News and World Report. OLLU is number 76 among Regional Universities – West according to the 2017 Best Colleges rankings that were released Sept. 12, 2016.
Aug 31, 2016

Four students have received nominations for three different submissions for the 2016 Lone Star Emmy Awards.

Aug 25, 2016
Our Lady of the Lake University welcomes an accomplished businessman, a veteran lawyer, a banking executive and best-selling author to the Board of Trustees. Two of them are alumni.