Continuous free shuttle service will run from the Tulane uptown campus to the Superdome on May 18 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 across from the Reily Student Recreation Center, near the Diboll Garage and drop off at Poydras St, Gate A entrance ramp. Parking on campus is free on commencement day, May 18.
Shuttle buses will return to the uptown campus following the Unified Commencement Ceremony, A.B. Freeman School of Business Graduate Diploma Ceremony and the Newcomb-Tulane College Diploma Ceremony, with the last return to the uptown campus departing from the Superdome Gate A on Poydras St. at 6 p.m.
Following the Unified Commencement Ceremony, shuttle buses will also make continuous loops from Superdome Gate A to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, stopping at Hall H for the Medical School Diploma Ceremony and Hall A for the Law School Diploma Ceremony. Post-ceremony shuttle buses will resume from the convention center stops to the Superdome Gate A ramp from 3:30 to 5 p.m., where guests can catch shuttles back to the uptown campus.
For more information about shuttle services, contact the shuttles and transportation office at 504-314-7433.
Parking will be available at the Superdome for $10 (cash only). Garage attendants will punch parking tickets upon entry. If you plan to leave the Superdome after the Unified Commencement Ceremony and return for the Newcomb-Tulane College Diploma Ceremony, you must present the punched parking ticket upon reentry.
Tulane has a preferred rental car relationship with Enterprise Rent-A-Car which offers discounts to the Tulane community. Please reference the code 14N0742 when reserving your vehicle, http://www.enterprise.com.
Tulane has preferred relationships with many local hotels that offer discounted pricing. For assistance in booking accommodations, please contact Chris Cavalier at 504-587-1669 or go to http://www.tom.tulane.edu and click on "Travel" to view the preferred hotels.
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