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Tulane University of Louisiana Stats, Info and Facts

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12,144 Students

21% Admitted

  • 12,384 full time
  • 2,447 part time
  • 4,421 men full time
  • 5,276 women full time
  • 37,767 applied
  • 9,422 admitted
  • 1,642 enrolled

7,871 Undergraduates

$47,130 Tuition/Year

  • 4,390 Graduates
  • $47,130 in state
  • $3,880 fees
  • $15,190 room & board
  • $1,200 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: The Green Wave
School Colors: Green, white, and blue
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Jennifer from Lakewood, NY
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  • It has academics like an ivy, the partying of a state school, an eastern feel, a southern locale, an urban city, and a suburban campus. Tulane and the city of…

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  • Samantha from Encino, CA
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  • Set in the most unique and exciting city in America, Tulane University exists as a college that provides an extraordinary experience to its students. Tulane provides great financial aid opportunities,…

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  • AAAA from Lafayette
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  • Tulane can be summed up as intense. It is competitive in all aspects, from work to play. However, if you find your niche it can be a a great fit.…

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  • laura from fl
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  • with one of the most beautiful campuses in one of the most unique cities in the united states, tulane university offers an incredibly rigorous and unique higher educational experience. whether…

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Tulane University of Louisiana
  • Located in New Orleans, LA
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 12,144 students enrolled
  • 21% admitted
  • $47,130 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Alexandra
  • I am a current student here

    New Orleans is a great college town. There are always a million things to do, great night life, lots of festivals and its not very expensive.

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  • Lauren from Manchester, MD
  • I am a current student here

    New Orleans in general is a great place to be because it has something for everyone. There is an excellent park across the street to go to, as well as the zoo, and the French Quarter isn't too far off, either. On campus, there are always Frisbee games going on and I feel like we have a lot of free concerts (for example, Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr played a free show here last month). Overall, the people here are pretty nice, and who doesn't love warm weather?

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  • 5
  • Bailey from Lancaster, CA
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I visited this campus in the summer of 2010, and fell in love with the city of New Orleans, and the campus of Tulane. The buildings are gorgeous, and the people that live in the city are amazing. Its like one huge family, everyone looks out for each other, even if you've never met before.

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  • 5
  • Cory from Spring, TX
  • I am a current student here

    Bursting at the seams with culture, New Orleans is a phenomenal city to live in. It's walkable, though the sidewalks are a little worse for wear Uptown near Tulane's campus. The streetcar will take you from campus to the French Quarter for $1.25 in usually less than an hour, and the ride itself can be pretty interesting. The Quarter is fantastic at any time of year, not just Mardi Gras. Actually, it's better at not Mardi Gras. Campus is directly across from Audubon Park, a great place for picnics or to go jogging, if you're so inclined. The area immediately around campus is chock full of interesting cafes and hangouts, and finding them is a little like a map-less treasure hunt - walk around, see what you find. Tulane itself is pretty great - campus is beautiful, housing isn't the worst I've seen, and the newer, more expensive buildings are actually quite nice. Majestic stone buildings lend to the grandeur, while the more modern architecture of the student center is refreshing after the collegiate quad. Grub is passable and the student body as a whole is friendly and diverse enough for anyone to find their niche. Finally, student life at Tulane is anything but boring. Between intramural sports, the Riley Rec center, Greek life, about a bazillion student organizations, and just hanging around with fellow students, being bored is pretty unlikely. Unless you want to be bored. That's cool too.

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