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Tulane announces changes to commencement, mixed reactions

Tulane announces changes to commencement, mixed reactions

Haley Soares, Senior Staff Reporter March 26, 2021

This morning, March 26, 2021, Tulane University President Mike Fitts announced that the Class of 2021 commencement ceremony would be held virtually due to continuing COVID-19 concerns.  The virtual...

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Class of 2022 brings change to admissions strategy

Peter Kintner, Contributing Reporter March 14, 2018

Moving from 30 percent to 17 percent in just two years, Tulane's acceptance rate has plummeted since 2015. Two factors have contributed to this rapid rise in selectivity: a dramatic increase in the...

Bursting at the seams: Tulane adjusts for two biggest classes in history

Bursting at the seams: Tulane adjusts for two biggest classes in history

Fiona Grathwohl and Jonathon Marks September 13, 2017

Following the enrollment of the two largest classes in Tulane's history, the Tulane administration and campus facilities are making necessary changes to accommodate student needs. The Class of 2020...

Twenty-one percent of Tulane's 35,622 applicants for the 2017-18 academic year were admitted. The class of 2021 is comprised of five percent international students and 22 percent students of color.

Class of 2021 most academically qualified, diverse class yet

Harder, better, smarter, stronger: the Class of 2021 welcomes 1,897 students with more intellect and from more diverse backgrounds than any previous class of Tulane students. With 35,622 applicants...

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