Tulane is on a 110-acre campus in an urban setting in New Orleans, Louisiana. There are many activities and organizations for Tulane students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Tulane also has fraternities and sororities.
Tulane has a thriving Community Action Council of Tulane Students (CACTUS). In fact, more students participate in Community Action Council of Tulane Students (CACTUS) than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Tulane include Associated Student Body, Tulane University Campus Programming (TUCP), Association of Club Sports (ACS) and National Pan-Hellenic Council.
The Tulane community comes together each year for Outreach Tulane (community service day for freshmen), Student Activities Expo and Homecoming.
Tulane offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
Most Tulane students live off campus. In 2021, 42% of undergrads at Tulane lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 58% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Tulane. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.
Tulane offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
At Tulane there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the unversity, funding, and compention level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Tulane:
|Sport||Mens Intramural||Womens Intramural||Mens Division||Womens Division||Mens Scholarships||Womens Scholarships|
|Basketball||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||Club Teams||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Ice Hockey||Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Tennis||Club Teams||Club Teams||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Crew||Club Teams||Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Gymnastics||Club Teams||Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Lacrosse||Club Teams||Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Sailing||Club Teams||Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Soccer||Club Teams||Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams||NCAA Division 1||√|
|Swimming And Diving||Club Teams||Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams||NCAA Division 1||√|
|Volleyball||Club Teams||Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams||NCAA Division 1||√|
|Water Polo||Club Teams||Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Track And Field||Club Teams||√||Intercollegiate Club Teams||NCAA Division 1||√|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Tulane University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Tulane campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
Tulane offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Additionally, Tulane has on and off-campus shuttle service, crime prevention programs, lighted pathways, TUPD patrols 24 hrs a day 365 days a year, virtual.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Tulane, take Interstate 10 to New Orleans, LA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Tulane's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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