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New Orleans, LA

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Tulane University

Tulane University

Tulane University Student Essentials

Tulane University Student Essentials Region: Setting: Type: Affiliation: Size: Mascot: Nickname: Website: On-Campus Housing Available: Selectivity: In-State Tuition: Out-of-State Tuition: Retention Rate: Enrollment: Year Established:
Southeast
Large City Setting
Private
Not applicable
Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)
Green Wave
TU
www.tulane.edu
Yes
Most Selective
$45,240
$45,240
89%
14,681
1834

About Tulane University

The Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana, offers exceptional undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees at one of nation’s top independent research universities.

The university is committed to helping New Orleans, the state and the nation. Student involvement is a big part of the education at Tulane, with many students gaining real-world experience as they participate in community outreach initiatives in one of the largest urban renewal projects undertaken in the country.

It’s easy to become involved in college life. More than 200 student clubs and organizations with academic, personal, political and recreational interests are available, not to mention a wide range of activities from fitness to the performing arts. Many guest speakers and performers stop by the university, exposing students to many cultural, professional and educational opportunities outside of the classroom.

Academics include a wide variety of undergraduate degrees in the liberal arts and sciences. Students also have the opportunity to minor in Louisiana Studies. Graduate programs are offered in Architecture, Business, Science and Engineering and more.

Admissions require students to submit a Universal College Application or Tulane University application. The school is highly selective and considers extracurricular involvement and academic achievement. Applications are available on the university’s website.

Institutional scholarships are awarded based on need and merit. To be considered for financial aid through SEO grants and Pell grants, students must file a FAFSA.

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Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 5 Reviews

40% of students gave Tulane University 5 stars overall.

2 reviews 2 reviews 0 reviews 0 reviews 1 review

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating

This is overall a great school. The city is amazing, weather is great, academics are challenging but still manageable, and people are very friendly. However, there is a great lack of diversity and the sports teams are pretty terrible.

Alumnus - Grad Year 2003

Overall Rating

It is important to note that my experiences at Tulane University School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine are pre-Katrina. From what I understand, the school and city have changed dramatically since the hurricane.I enjoyed the education and opportunities that Tulane SPH&TM had to offer. It is located in a fun city with a rich and interesting history. All your friends will visit while you're a student here! The school itself is located in an office building downtown, which means that there are parking and green space issues but also that it is much more integrated into the city and local population than the undergraduate campus.

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Tulane University Map & Location

Tulane University

6823 Saint Charles Ave

New Orleans, LA 70118

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Getting Around Tulane University

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

9/10 walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for New Orleans, LA Tu web Exclusiva con Cientos de Letras en Graffiti ,Descargalas Gratis y aprende Cómo hacerlas para Expresar tu Arte Urbano Letras en Graffiti Gratis | Descubre Todos los Estilos

Winter Dec 64 47 Jan 62 45 Feb 65 48 Spring Mar 72 54 Apr 78 60 May 85 68 Summer Jun 90 74 Jul 91 75 Aug 91 75 Fall Sep 88 72 Oct 80 63 Nov 72 54

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students Freshman Class Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
9,270
1,625
14,681

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 6%
  • African American: 10%
  • Caucasian: 69%
  • Asian: 4%
  • Unknown and Other: 10%
]]> Latino African American Caucasian Asian Unknown and Other
6%
10%
69%
4%
10%
Undergraduate 63% Graduate 37% Full-Time 100% Part-Time 0% Women 59% Men 41% International 4% Domestic 96%

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