The Vietnamese Student Organization at UL Lafayette (VSOUL) serves to promote awareness and appreciation of the Vietnamese culture within the general student body and beyond. Students will be able to interact and exchange ideas and experiences vital to the growth and success of VSO. Thus, VSO strives to serve the community through philanthropic events and to bridge diversity through cultural and social events.
Our mission is to promote awareness and appreciation of the Vietnamese culture among the students, faculty and community at UL Lafayette. They are also an organization that believes in community and friendship amongst our members.
Official Name: Vietnamese Student Organization at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Official Acronym: VSOUL
Official Hashtag: #ragincasians
104 E University Ave
Lafayette, LA 70504
University Website: www.louisiana.edu
2016 - 2017 Executive Board
Gulf Coast Awards
2015 - 2016
- Most Outstanding Philanthropic Event - "Viet Week"
- Most Outstanding Cultural Program - "Cultural Night"
- Most Outstanding Web Presence
- Gulf Coast Future Award - Kristie Dinh
Recent VSOUL News
April 15, 2018 6:45 pm
Coming into college, I didn’t know what VSA was. I’ll admit – I wasn’t interested at all but I still gave it a chance. After… more>>
April 14, 2018 2:18 pm
Towards the end of the Vietnam War, my family, like many others, fled their home country in hopes for better opportunities. Even in Vietnam my… more>>
April 13, 2018 5:12 pm
When initially asked if I would be interested in running for External Vice President for UVSA Gulf Coast, I didn’t think twice. Having just served… more>>
April 12, 2018 1:52 pm
Growing up, I never felt “Asian” enough. From attending private school since the first grade, to being one of three Asians in my class, I… more>>