Tulane University

Tulane University, founded in 1834, is one of the most highly regarded and selective independent research universities in the United States. Tulane's schools and colleges offer degrees in the liberal arts, science and engineering, architecture, business, law, social work, medicine, and public health and tropical medicine.

The university is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities, a select group of the 62 leading research universities in the United States and Canada with "pre-eminent programs of graduate and professional education and scholarly research." Tulane also is 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 two percent of universities nationwide.

Located in New Orleans, Tulane traces its origins to the Medical College of Louisiana, the Deep South's second oldest medical school, which was founded in 1834. By 1847, the Medical College was part of the newly established p... [ Read All ]

New Orleans

United States

Address:
6823 St. Charles Avenue
70118
Phone: 800-873-9283
Fax: 504-862-8715
Website: http://tulane.edu


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Our Aims

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.

Tulane pursues this mission by cultivating an environment that focuses on learning and the generation of new knowledge; by expecting and rewarding teaching and research of extraordinarily high quality and impact; and by fostering community-building initiatives as well as scientific, cultural and social understanding that integrate with and strengthen learning and research. This mission is pursued in the context of the unique qualities of our location in New Orleans and our continual aspiration to be a truly distinctive international university.

http://tulane.edu/about/mission.cfm  


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Location and Getting there

Our campus is located in New Orleans on historic St. Charles Avenue in a residential uptown district where architectural styles run from humble Creole cottages to impressive Greek Revival mansions. Located across the street from Tulane is Audubon Park, 400 acres that encompass tennis courts, golf courses, jogging and bicycle paths, horse stables, the Audubon Zoo and some of the most magnificent live oaks you'll ever see.

The Tulane University Travel Portal has information about flights, travel agencies, car rentals and more. It also features a map showing locations of preferred hotels.

http://tulane.edu/about/visiting/index.cfm  


Department and information about the department

http://tulane.edu/liberal-arts/art/  


Academic Staff and Description

http://tulane.edu/liberal-arts/art/art-people-home.cfm  


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News and Events

http://tulane.edu/liberal-arts/news.cfm  


Information For  Undergraduates

Degrees:

B.A. - Bachelor of Arts, History of Art Major

B.A. - Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art

B.F.A. - Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art

http://tulane.edu/liberal-arts/art/degrees-home.cfm  


Information For  Postgraduates

Degrees:

M.A. - Master of Arts

M.F.A. - Master of Fine Arts

http://tulane.edu/liberal-arts/art/degrees-home.cfm
 


Information For  International Students

http://global.tulane.edu/oiss/  


Alumni

http://alumni.tulane.edu/  


Student Facilities

Recreation and Leisure:
http://www.reilycenter.com/  


Student Support

Division of Student Affairs:
http://tulane.edu/studentaffairs/index.cfm  


Student Life

http://tulane.edu/studentlife/  


Student Testimonials

http://admission.tulane.edu/students/index.php  


Accommodation

Housing Services and Residence Life:
http://housing.tulane.edu  


How To Apply

http://tulane.edu/admission/  


Visit us (open days)

http://tulane.edu/about/visiting/index.cfm  


Request a prospectus (Number, e-mail or follow link)

Tulane University
Office of Undergraduate Admission
210 Gibson Hall
6823 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118
e-mail to undergrad.admission@tulane.edu