University Medical Center - Lafayette

University Medical Center - Lafayette Logo In the heart of Cajun Country you will find the city of Lafayette, Louisiana. Within driving distance to Baton Rouge, Lafayette is known for its art, architecture, music, dance and food celebrations and is the cultural center of Louisiana heritage. Here you can discover the rich history of the French, Spanish, and Caribbean ancestors of present-day Louisianans. Learn how these diverse cultures came together, creating art and architecture, music and dance, food and celebrations and a Joie de Vivre that has influenced not only the lives of everyone in the state, but has made an impact on the entire world.