Tulane University

Undergraduate Admission

Unique Opportunities

Tulane offers many one-of-a-kind learning experiences that prepare you for the real world after graduation.

  • Study abroad programs give students new perspectives on the world around them.
  • The Career Center catalogs internships that provide valuable career-building experiences.
  • The honors program enables participation in special seminars and innovative courses.
  • The Newcomb College Institute offers numerous research opportunities for female students.
  • Freshmen TIDES seminars bring together small groups of students and faculty to explore significant issues from multiple perspectives.
  • Unique research, artistic, and cultural institutes throughout the campus offer undergraduates unparalleled research opportunities.
  • Interdisciplinary and joint-degree programs and self-designed majors.

Tulane offers several paths for undergrads to pursue advanced degrees:

  • Special pre-med and pre-law advisors guide students looking toward careers in medicine or law
  • Early acceptance and alternative paths for applying to Tulane School of Medicine
  • Integrated graduate and professional studies to obtain master's degrees in only five years.

Recognizing that active civic engagement builds strong, healthy communities and responsible citizens, Tulane also requires students to engage in public service. Tulane is the first major research institution to include service in its required curriculum. Students immerse themselves in service projects that they find interesting because Tulane offers real-world service experiences related to each academic department.

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Did You Know?

Bruff Commons, Tulane’s main cafeteria, serves red beans and rice every Monday (a New Orleans tradition), and seafood gumbo and fried catfish every Friday.