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Graduate Admission

Admission to graduate programs at Tulane University is managed by their respective schools.  Each program embraces our core values of learning, innovation and creativity.  At Tulane, we are dedicated to recruiting the best and brightest local, national and international students for each area of study.  Each school or degree program has its own requirements and standards for admission, but all graduate students receive the full Tulane experience.

Become a part of the Tulane family today.  Find the best fit for you:

Interdisciplinary programs

Collaboration leads to bigger horizons—and stronger scholarship. Tulane is committed to building interdisciplinary graduate programs that span multiple departments and schools, including offerings at:

Other resources

Scholarships, fellowships and assistantships are offered by individual programs and schools, though the Office of Financial Aid may provide additional assistance if you qualify.

Graduate student housing is limited and is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. The Office of Housing and Residential Life can provide more information and provide resources to find off-campus housing.

The Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies can guide you to additional resources for financial aid, housing and other information about life as a grad student at Tulane.

The Tulane University 2020 Peace Corps and Fulbright Initiative is making graduate study more accessible to U.S.  Peace Corps volunteers (PCVs) and Fulbright student grantees called back from international placements because of concerns over the spread of COVID-19. This includes institutional aid ranging from 25 to 50%. Click here for more information.

General requirements

Though requirements for each program differ, most prospective graduate students must take the General Test of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). International applicants must also demonstrate English proficiency, typically established through the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).