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Tulane University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$66,054 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$47,130 tuition
$13,844 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$3,880 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$66,054 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$47,130 tuition
$13,844 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$3,880 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$30,973 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
72% of students receive aid
9% get federal aid ($6,224 avg)
11% get state aid ($4,428 avg)
69% get institn'l aid ($30,973 avg)
29% get loans ($9,452 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 2.82% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.82% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $32,388 69%
Federal Grant Aid $6,224 9%
Pell Grants $4,367 9%
Other Federal Grants $2,211 8%
Institution Grant Aid $30,973 69%
State Grant Aid $4,428 11%
Student Loans $9,452 29%
Federal Loans $7,383 29%
Other Loans $18,228 3%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: February 15
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: May 1
Does Tulane University offer...
Prepaid Tuition Plan? Yes
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
6823 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118-5698
(504) 865-5000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $1,964
Out of State $1,964


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Junior Engineer
  • Mar-09-2018 I am a current student here

    Most people are not paying near full price. If you are, go somewhere else.

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  • laura from fl
  • May-18-2016 I am a current student here

    great if you have a scholarship, but i would never come here paying full price.

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  • Anonymous
  • Mar-05-2014 I am a current student here

    Tulane, although expensive, gives out a lot of financial aid. New Orleans is also such an amazing city with a lot of culture and energy and is a place that can really change your perspective. All in all, it's worth every penny, though maybe no the meal plan.

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