About Tulane University

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Tulane University cost?

Tulane University Cost of Attendance
In-state $51,010
Out-of-state $51,010
On-Campus Room and Board $13,844
Off-Campus Room and Board $13,186
Average Annual Cost $32,515
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
$30,000-$48,000
$48,000-$75,000
$75,000-$110,000
Over $110,000

Tulane University Financial Aid and Debt

62%

Students paying down their debt

$27,000

Typical Total Student Debt

$277

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 72% $26,489
Federal Grants 9% $6,224
Pell grants 9% $3,771
Other federal grants 8% $2,211
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 11% $4,428
Institutional grants or scholarships 69% $30,973
Student loan aid 29% $9,452
Federal student loans 29% $7,997
Other student loans 3% $18,228

Tulane University Scholarships: Start Earning in High School

Over 500,000 high school students are earning no-essay college scholarships for their grades, activities, and other achievements.

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Attend a summer program 109 Up to $4,500
Do an extracurricular activity 235 Up to $1,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 179 Up to $750
Visit a college campus 242 Up to $6,000
Have work experience 106 Up to $4,000
Play a sport 128 Up to $600
Take a foreign language class 141 Up to $3,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Tulane University Admissions

What is Tulane University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 26%
Average GPA 3.51
SAT Submissions 39% of applicants
SAT Reading 620-710
SAT Math 620-700
SAT Writing 640-720
ACT Submissions 61% of applicants
Composite Score 29-32

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Tulane University Campus Life

9:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

129

Forbes Ranking

72%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

83%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 8798
Living on campus
Transfer Students 7%
Under Age 25 39%
Gender Balance
Men
42%
Women
58%

Student Diversity

56%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
65.79%
Unknown
16.24%
Black or African American
7.87%
Hispanic or Latino
6.56%
Asian
3.19%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.22%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.14%

Tulane University Graduation Success

92%

First Year Student Retention

72%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$52,900

Average Salary After Graduation

About Tulane University

Recognized for teaching, community service & activism, this private research university is located in vibrant New Orleans.

Address

6823 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Research Universities
Setting Large City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify