Student Life

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Tulane Pre-College creates opportunities for exceptional and curious students to explore college life in a safe and nurturing environment. Through introductions to college-level academic disciplines and the Tulane experience, high school students begin to imagine how they can pursue their academic interests in and out of the classroom and tackle real-world problems, all while taking their college applications to the next level.


Experience Tulane Pre-College


Our classes and instructors nurture curiosity, incubate ideas, and encourage young individuals to consider how they can make an impact on the human condition and the world. Tulane Pre-College provides students with an immersive, hands-on experience, access to college life and future career exploration, and a community of motivated and ambitious learners from around the globe.

Tulane Distinctions

From Lab to Space

From lab to space

Wound-healing technology developed at Tulane by former biomedical engineering graduate students blasted off on the SpaceX Dragon Cargo Ship for experiments on the International Space Station. Click the image below to learn more about their project's journey into outer space. Innovation in Orbit



Tulane School of Architecture’s community design center nationally recognized for collaborative approach

The Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture named Tulane University School of Architecture’s Albert and Tina Small Center for Collaborative Design one of only four recipients of its Collaborative Practice Award for the 2018-2019 academic year. Read more

Taofeeq Adebayo

Yoruba science textbook will be put to the test

This month a Mellon Fellow from Tulane University, Taofeeq Adebayo, will travel to Nigeria to begin teaching middle-school students from a science textbook he translated with four graduate student collaborators from University of Ibadan, Nigeria. Read more

More Tulane News

Tulane is rated in the Top 10 in eight categories by The Princeton Review
Tulane offers 100+ study abroad programs in 40+ countries
Tulane's motto is Non sibi, sed suis, "not for one's self, but for one's own
On average, Tulanians log +750,000 hours in the community each year
Tulane ranked No. 1 for the number of graduate students who join the Peace Corps
This year 38,500 students applied to Tulane from 30 countries