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Our Lafayette, LA campus is located in the Acadiana region, the heart
of Cajun and Creole French Louisiana. Our campus is housed in the
Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise (LITE) building adjacent
to the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. LITE is a 3D immersive
visualization and high-performance computing resource center,
hosting clients in commercial industry, government and university
sectors. AIE’s partnership with the Opportunity Machine (OM)
and the Lafayette Economic Development Authority (LEDA)
gives us the opportunity to give more life to the growing
digital media industry in Lafayette.
With its diverse culture, world-famous cuisine and vibrant history, Lafayette is
truly a unique city that offers endless opportunities for students to immerse
themselves in. With local area attractions like Vermilionville, Acadian Village,
Lafayette Natural History Museum, Acadiana Center for the Arts, University Art
Museum and the Avery Island Tabasco factory, Lafayette and Acadiana offer
something for everyone! Named “Tastiest Town in the South” by Southern Living Magazine, Lafayette boasts one-of-a-kind cuisine with restaurants
such as Blue Dog Café, Jolie’s, The French Press and Prejean’s
offering Cajun and Creole-style dishes that will send your taste
buds on a thrill ride!
Lafayette is home to some of the best music festivals in
the world such as Festival Internationale de Louisiane,
Festivals Acadiens, Latin Music Festival and other events
like Downtown Alive, Rhythms on the River and Bach
Lunch. Festivals play a key role in the area’s culture and
diversity with different festivals happening in the area
almost every weekend!
Lafayette campus is located in LITE, Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise @ 537 Cajundome Boulevard, Suite 211, Lafayette, LA 70506.
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