A Summer of Possibilities

Tulane University understands that the world is facing some big challenges. To inspire the next generation to think, learn, act, and lead, we are offering students an opportunity to participate in Tulane Pre-College programs this summer. Tulane Pre-College offers middle and high school students the opportunity to explore their artistic, intellectual, and professional passions while experiencing college life. With both credit and enrichment options, our different one- and two-week programs provide students with an introduction to Tulane University, where young minds can explore academic disciplines, build their resumes, and imagine making an impact.

Summer 2020 application is now open!

AREA OF STUDY

STEM

Tulane Pre-College STEM programs are designed to provide middle and high school students with hands-on experience within science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

View Program

AREA OF STUDY

Women's Leadership

Newcomb Summer Session is a program in women’s leadership for young men and women centered on feminist issues and social change.

View Program

AREA OF STUDY

Architecture

Students explore architectural ideas, methods, and issues with Tulane professors and local architects. The program includes lectures, studio, workshops, field trips and discussions.

View Program

AREA OF STUDY

Humanities

Humanities students have an opportunity to explore a variety of subjects, such as debate, social policy, and criminology.

VIEW PROGRAM

AREA OF STUDY

College Credit

Take classes alongside talented students from around the globe, learn from prestigious Tulane faculty, and engage in challenging coursework.

VIEW PROGRAM

AREA OF STUDY

Enrichment

Middle and high school students can experience living and studying on a college campus without the pressure of exams and grades.

VIEW PROGRAM

Featured Courses in 2020

View All Courses

Reasons to Spend Summer at Tulane

What makes Tulane unique?

Tulane Pre-College inspires the future generation by providing students with access to college life, future careers, and community in the heart of New Orleans. Tulane Pre-College students have the opportunity to study at one of the country's top 50 universities, according to U.S. News & World Report.

Who should choose this program?

Tulane Pre-College seeks middle and high school students who want to expand their college resumes while imagining a way to make an impact on their communities.

What is campus life like?

The combination of living in the residence halls, eating in campus dining halls, and spending time in the library and around the university gives students a glimpse of what their future college experience could be like.

What are our students saying?

Click here to read what our students have to say about their experience, from the admissions process and unique curriculum to extracurricular activities and living on campus.

Founded in 1834, Tulane University has the academic traditions and background in the scientific fields, humanities, and the arts to ensure the excellence of its programs. Dedicated staff and faculty, ties to the local community, and hands-on learning come together to provide a transformative educational experience for Pre-College students.

Tulane Advantage