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Apply to Tulane today using the application options below. All applications are reviewed the same way.

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Freshman Application

The 2018 freshman application is open.
We accept both the Common Application and our own online application.

Common ApplicationTulane Application

Are you from Louisiana? Our Focus Louisiana program encourages our best home-grown talent to study here.

Homeschool Application

As a home school student, there are a few additional steps to complete in order to be reviewed for admission. In addition to the general requirements for a complete application, home school students must submit the components below.

  • Two SAT Subject Tests in subjects of your choosing
  • A comprehensive explanation of your curriculum that includes, but is not limited to the following:
    • Citations of books used in coursework
    • Accreditation of the home school program
    • Thorough descriptions of classes taken
  • Learn more about submitting optional portfolio & audition materials.

We encourage you to contact your regional admission counselor with any questions.

Transfer Application

Every year, we welcome about 175 transfer students to Tulane, most of whom have cumulative GPAs of 3.0 or higher.

International Admission

If you’re from another country, the undergraduate admission process is largely the same as it is for students from the U.S., though there are a few additional requirements and forms.

Need to Send Documents?

General Document Submissions
We strongly recommend sending application documents through your high school's college counselor. If necessary, you may send PDFs to submit@tulane.edu.

Scholarship Applications
Scholarship materials are submitted online via your application status portal. For information on each merit scholarship, click here.

Mailed Documents
We strongly recommend sending application documents through your high school's college counselor. In cases where you must mail something, address it to:

Tulane University
Undergraduate Admission
210 Gibson Hall
6823 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118

Graduate Admission

Each school at Tulane administers its own admission process for graduate students. Contact the school you’d like to apply to directly, or visit the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies for more information.

We do not require teacher recommendations (only a counselor recommendation), but we are happy to review additional recommendations you submit. Please submit extra recommendations in PDF format. Your recommender or counselor may submit additional recommendations electronically through Naviance or via email to submit@tulane.edu.