Uptown ↔ Mercedes-Benz Superdome:

DomeExterior2013_2Continuous free shuttle service will run from the Tulane uptown campus to the Superdome on May 16 starting at 7 a.m. Graduates riding the shuttle bus are expected to arrive at the Superdome no later than 8 a.m. Shuttle pick-up will be at the Reily Student Recreation Center/Diboll Garage shuttle stop and drop off at Poydras St, Gate A entrance ramp. Parking on campus is free on Unified Commencement Day, May 16. Upon arrival, students and guests should proceed up the ramps to the main entrances on the plaza level. 

Shuttle buses will be operating during the ceremony from the Reily Center/Diboll Garage shuttle stop on the uptown campus to the Superdome Gate A entrance ramp. All shuttle buses will be operating following the Unified Commencement Ceremony, School of Liberal Arts Undergraduate Diploma Ceremony and the A.B. Freeman School of Business Graduate Diploma Ceremony, with the last return to the uptown campus departing from the Superdome Gate A on Poydras St. one hour after the end of the last ceremony.

Transportation will also be provided to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Convention Center from the Superdome following the ceremony, stopping at Hall H for the Medical School Diploma Ceremony. Post-ceremony shuttle buses will resume from the convention center to the Superdome Gate A ramp, where guests can catch shuttles back to the uptown campus. For more information about shuttle services, contact Shuttles & Transportation at 504-314-7433 or visit


Parking will be available at the Superdome for $15 (cash only).

Rental Cars:

Tulane has a preferred rental car relationship with Enterprise Rent-A-Car which offers discounts to the Tulane community. Please reference the code 14N0742 and pin TUL when reserving your vehicle,  


Tulane has preferred relationships with many local hotels that offer discounted pricing. Additional rooms become available due to cancellations, for more information contact Destination Management Inc. at 800-488-4364 or For additional information on preferred relationships and to reserve rooms visit