Tulane boasts one of the oldest and most storied athletic programs in the South and one of the most comprehensive collegiate club sports programs in the country. Whether you're competing for or cheering on the Green Wave, athletics can be an integral part of life at Tulane.
Tulane's varsity teams are know as the Green Wave, and student-athletes compete at the highest level - Division I FBS - of the NCAA in the American Athletic Conference. Green Wave athletics include sixteen sports:
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Track & Field
Swimming & Diving
Track & Field
Students looking to compete intercollegiately - but not at the Division I level - can join one of over 30 different club sports teams at Tulane. From lacrosse and cricket to quidditch and paintball, there is something for everyone. Click here to view a complete list of Tulane's club sports teams.
Tulane has a very active intramural sports scene. Over 60% of students participate in intramural sports every year, forming teams through clubs, classes, Greek organizations, and residence halls. Sports include basketball, indoor and outdoor soccer, football, sand and indoor volleyball, tennis, and others.
Saturday was epic - there is no other way to describe it. If you haven't heard by now, Tulane played our first home football game on campus in nearly 40 years. For the first time in recent memory, we had 40,000 tailgaters on campus.
Did You Know?
Twelve medical degrees were issued during the first Tulane Commencement held on April 5, 1836.