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Tulane University
  • 4 Year
  • NEW ORLEANS, LA

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Value
    grade A minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade A+
  7. Professors
    grade A+
  8. Location
    grade A+
  9. Dorms
    grade C
  10. Campus Food
    grade C+
  11. Student Life
    grade A+
  12. Safety
    grade C+

editorial

Tulane is a highly rated private university located in New Orleans, Louisiana. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 7,260 undergraduate students. Admissions is extremely competitive as the Tulane acceptance rate is 13%. Popular majors include Finance, Business, and Marketing. Graduating 86% of students, Tulane alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $42,800.

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6823 ST. CHARLES AVENUE
NEW ORLEANS, LA 70118
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Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FBS
Athletic Conference
American Athletic Conference

Tulane University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Tulane Admissions

Acceptance Rate
13%
Application Deadline
January 15
SAT Range
1360-1520
ACT Range
31-33
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$40,783 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$32,275 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
79%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
8:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
82%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 93 responses
52%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 116 responses
55%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 116 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    7%
  • On Campus
    90%
  • Online
    3%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
7,260 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
720
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
7%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 73 responses
  • Work hard, play hard
    47%
  • Smart people who want to have a good time
    21%
  • Some are really committed, many don't think much
    14%
  • Privileged, apathetic, white
    12%
  • Geniuses with many interests who socialize a lot
    7%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
98%
Poll
52%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 143 responses
Poll
62%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 156 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 76 responses
  • Work hard, play hard
    54%
  • Work hard, play harder
    20%
  • Academically challenging
    9%
  • Has something for everyone if you look for it
    5%
  • Play hard, then play and play, then scam the prof.
    5%
  • Caring
    1%
  • Ehh
    1%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$61,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
86%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
77%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 53 responses

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