Tulane University

Undergraduate Admission

important dates, Deadlines & Forms

This page provides a quick overview of the forms and deadlines you may need as an applicant or an admitted student. We encourage you to visit the Apply Now page of our website for more detailed information. Please also keep in mind that all deadlines are postmark deadlines.

Deadlines & Dates to Remember


date or Deadline


November 15th Freshman Early Action & Single Choice Early Action application - and all supporting materials - deadline*

Tulane Application or Universal College App

November 15th Secondary school report for freshman application submission deadline (for early action applicants) Secondary School Report
November 15th *All applicants applying for the Deans' Honors Scholarship and the John Hainkel Louisiana Scholars Award must submit Early Action or Single Choice Early Action applications for admission  
December 15th Deans' Honor Scholarship application deadline DHS Application
December 15th Paul Tulane Award application deadline Paul Tulane Award Application
December 15th John Hainkel Louisiana Scholars Award application deadline (Louisiana applicants only) John Hainkel Application
December 15th Global Scholarship application deadline Global Scholarship Application
January 15th Freshman Regular Decision application deadline Tulane Application or Universal College App
January 15th Secondary school report submission deadline (for regular decision applicants) SSR
January 15th Community Service Scholarship application deadline; email completed application to aabboud@tulane.edu Community Service Scholarship Application
January 15th Mayoral Scholarship application deadline (Louisiana applicants only) Mayoral Scholarship Application
January 15th International Student Certification of Finances Form deadline Certification of Finances Form
February 15th Legislative Scholarship application deadline - Legislative Scholarship FAQ (Louisiana applicants only) Legislative Scholarship Application
February 15th Deadline for applications for need-based financial aid: FAFSA (Free App for Federal Student Aid) and CSS Profile Forms FAFSA and CSS Profile
February 15th International application for need-based financial aid deadline: CSS Profile Form CSS Profile for international students
Late February Deans' Honors Scholarship recipients notification  
April 1st Notification of freshmen admission decisions  
April 1st Notification of Community Service Scholarship recipients  
April Need-based award notification for all students filing both FAFSA and CSS Profile forms  
Late Spring Application deadline for CIAPA early semester abroad in Costa Rica CIAPA Application
Late Spring Application deadline for Altman Program for International Business Altman Program Application
May 1st Commitment deposit deadline  
June 1st Transfer application - and all supporting materials - deadline Transfer Application
June 1st Transfer student college transcript request form Transcript Request Form

*Anyone wishing to send optional portfolio or audition materials can find more details on how to do so here

Admitted Students Only
Transfer Credit Eligibility Form (for courses taken while in high school)
Transfer Credit Eligibility Form Supplement
Request to Defer Enrollment Application
Incoming Freshman Immunization Form

Current Tulane Students
Green Wave Ambassadors Application
Social Media Intern Application

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