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Tulane offers its students endless opportunities while providing a singular experience found nowhere else in the world. These are just some of the characteristics defining our unique institution:
Ranked by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a university with “very high research activity;” of more than 4,300 higher educational institutions rated by the foundation, Tulane remains in a prestigious category that includes only 2% of universities nationwide
1 of only 25 private institutions with membership in both the Association of American Universities (AAU) and to have the above designation by the Carnegie Foundation
Ranked by the U.S. News and World Report as #41 Best National University, #68 Most Innovative, #3 for Service Learning, and #20 Best College for Veterans.
Rated by The Princeton Review in five categories: Most Engaged in Community Service (#1), Best College City (#3), Happiest Students (#3), Best-Run College (#12), Students Love their College (#3)
Approximately1,820 students make up the 2020 incoming class; check out the freshman profile
"Non sibi, sed suis," = “Not for oneself, but for one’s own” = Tulane's motto
8,610 total undergraduates come from 50 states and 77 countries
Mission Statement: Tulane’s purpose is to create, communicate, and conserve knowledge in order to enrich the capacity of individuals, organizations, and communities to think, to learn, and to act and lead with integrity and wisdom