IWannaBeNP: I had all of my pre-req course work completed a month ago. I did not have an interview.
CathyMcD: I had recalled reading at some point that the start date was Jan. 15th. I think I read it on the website. There is a Net Price Calculator on the OLOL website which estimates a total cost of $17,615. This price includes housing, tuition, transportation, food etc. estimates.
I'm not from New Orleans. I'm currently living in Washington state and am in a similar position. Would you consider rooming together? I'm going to be going to NOLA in early december for orientation. We could meet up if you're interested.