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 the Tulane Pre-College Program over the Summer. Young minds can explore academic disciplines to imagine a future where they can make an impact. Tulane University’s Pre-College Summer programs, with both credit and enrichment options, have helped inspire students each year, giving them an opportunity to build their resumes and get a taste of college life within a safe environment.



The Tulane Summer Enrichment Institute in STEM is designed to inspire the future generation to pursue careers and academic disciplines within STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics)

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Women's Leadership

Students in this program will gain strategies for taking on leadership roles, finding their public voice, tackling real-world issues, closing the academic “confidence gap,” and strengthening their college applications.

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Students will spend three weeks exploring the ideas, methods, and issues of architecture with Tulane professors and local architects. Lectures including studio time, digital workshops, field trips, discussions, and more.

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Featured Courses in 2019

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Why Spend Summer at Tulane?

Why come to Summer at Tulane?

We want to foster opportunities to explore immersive, hands-on experiences that students can’t find in their current school system.

Who should choose this program?

Through introductions to academic disciplines and the Tulane experience, middle and high school students can imagine how they can tackle some of the biggest challenges facing our world while earning college credit and expanding their college resumes.

What makes Tulane unique?

We inspire the future generation by providing students with access to college life, future careers, and community in the heart of New Orleans.

What are accommodations like?

Students will have access to Tulane University, allowing them to imagine what their experience can be like in college at a top-ranked university.

Founded in 1834, Tulane University has the academic traditions and the background in the scientific fields and arts to ensure the excellence of its programs. Experienced staff, ties to the local community, and hands-on projects all come together to add value to summer courses for pre-college students.

Tulane has nine schools and one college that give 8,452 undergraduates and 5,129 graduate students a chance to acquire a high-quality education based on excellent academic practices and real-life experiences for successful career building. In addition to getting to work with renowned academics, pre-college students will have access to many of Tulane University’s facilities including the Science and Engineering Lab Complex, the Newcomb College Institute, and the Merryl and Sam Israel Jr. Environmental Sciences Building.

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