Photos from Commencement 2012


Graduating students, come back on Monday morning, April 28, at 9 a.m. CDT to print your Wave Goodbye tickets.

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Travel and Transportation

Uptown ↔ Mercedes-Benz Superdome:

DomeExterior2014Continuous free shuttle service will run from the Tulane uptown campus to the Superdome on May 17 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 Commencement Day, May 17.

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.

Transportation will also be provided to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Convention Center from the Superdome following the Unified 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). 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.

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. For assistance in booking accommodations, please contact Chris Cavalier at 504-587-1669 or go to and click on "Travel" to view the preferred hotels.  



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