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Transfer Student Orientation

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Welcome to Tulane University! We’re excited that you’ve decided to join our community. We know that, as a transfer student, you may already know how a university works in general, but we want to help you successfully navigate our Tulane community. Reach out and contact us at orientation@tulane.edu or 504-865-5180 with any questions.

Spring 2022 Orientation Dates

Transfer Student Orientation will take place Sunday, January 23, 2022. Additional programming will be available on Friday, January 21 and Saturday, January 22 to introduce new students to the Tulane community. Orientation is required for all new transfer students. Please review the event schedules below:

Check out our Weekend Welcome Events!

View the Spring Orientation schedule!

Prepare to come to campus by checking out the New Student Guide and Transfer Student Checklist!

Transfer Student Resources

Use the resources below to help plan for your first semester at Tulane!

Transfer Mentor Program

The Transfer Mentor Program is an initiative organized by the Office of New Student & Leadership Programs in partnership with Tulane transfer students and aims to support the transition of transfer students into Tulane University. This free program is open to all transfer students attending Tulane and serves as an opportunity for incoming transfer students to connect with student leaders on campus, meet other incoming transfer students, and learn about involvement opportunities on campus. During New Student Orientation, each transfer student will be placed in a small group lead by a Transfer Mentor, an upper-class transfer student leader. This mentor will serve as a guide and resource for transfer students throughout the fall semester and attend each Transfer Mentor Program meeting.