Southern University

Southern University, main campus at Baton Rouge, La. land-grant and state supported coeducational est. 1880 predominantly African American. It comprises Southern Univ. and Agricultural and Mechanical College at Baton Rouge Southern Univ. in New Orleans and Southern Univ., Shreveport–Bossier City campus. The law school is also at Baton Rouge.

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