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Tuition Exchange Scholarship


Exports:  Dependents of Faculty or Staff from Tulane University

Please note TWO deadlines must be met for Tuition Exchange applications: one for the sponsoring institution and one for the importing institution.  Please immediately ascertain the deadlines associated with each institution.  In many cases, deadlines for other institutions precede Tulane's deadline. Tuition Exchange Export Application processing is open October 15 - December 15, 2017, then again from January 2 - January 15, 2018.  Applications submitted after December 15, 2017 will be processed after January 2, 2017, due to the University's closure for Winter Recess.

HOW TO APPLY: 

1.  Complete ONE OR THE OTHER, depending on whether the student is a RENEWAL applicant or a NEW applicant:

2. Submit your signed acknowledgement that you have read and understand the Tulane University Tuition Exchange Export Policy 

3. Submit a copy of the first page of your most recent Federal Income Tax return.  You may block out income information - the return is used to verify that the Tuition Exchange Scholarship applicant is the qualified dependent of a qualified employee.  You may use one of the following methods to submit this:
EMAIL: TUITIONEXCHANGE@tulane.edu
FAX: 504.862.8750 Attn: Tuition Exchange Liaison Officer Re: Tuition Exchange Export Application
MAIL/WALK IN: Tulane University Financial Aid, ATTN: Tuition Exchange Liaison Officer, 6823 St. Charles Avenue,  Room 205, Building 14, New Orleans, LA  70118


Imports:  Dependents of Faculty or Staff from Member Institutions Other than Tulane University


HOW TO APPLY:
Obtain an application from the sponsoring member institution other than Tulane. An application must be processed by the sponsoring member institution firsts, and then processed by Tulane.  The sponsoring member school may set their application deadline for their processing much earlier than March 1.  Tulane sets the import application receipt deadline at as March 1.  Import applications must be submitted to Tulane from participating Tuition Exchange institutions by March 1 prior to the academic year for which the scholarship is sought. Applications are available from your member institution. 

First-time imports (students applying to Tulane from other participating Tuition Exchange institutions) and renewals for Tuition Exchange must complete and submit applications by March 1 to the Tuition Exchange Officer in Tulane's Financial Aid Office. Awarding of import Tuition Exchange scholarships is competitive. The university awards Tuition Exchange scholarships to import applicants based on admission criteria. First-time import applicants will be notified by mid-March. Tuition Exchange scholarships are awarded to import applicants for undergraduate study only.

Award Stipulations
Students may not receive a Tuition-Exchange Scholarship in combination with any other Tulane merit scholarship or ROTC scholarship. Students may combine an award with a partial athletic scholarship. Students also may also qualify for need-based aid.

Length of Sponsorship
Dependents are sponsored for one year at a time. Sponsorship may be renewed if the employee maintains eligibility and if the family completes and submits by the specified deadline the required applications for participation. Sponsorship is limited to a maximum of four years or 8 semesters. Students receiving sponsorship after their first year of enrollment will be eligible to receive sponsorship for the customary number of years left in their program.

Yearly Renewal
Awards are made for one year only. Renewal import students must maintain a cumulative 2.300 GPA, maintain primary full-time undergraduate enrollment (at least 12 hours) each semester in one of Tulane's full-time divisions (i.e., Newcomb-Tulane College, School of Business, School of Science & Engineering, School of Liberal Arts, School of Architecture, School of Public Health) and continue to be sponsored by the exporting institution to renew Tuition Exchange scholarships at Tulane. Tulane sends out renewal certifications to the exporting institution after review of the student's spring semester grades and enrollment hours.

This page was last modified on November 9, 2017.

University Financial Aid, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5723 finaid@tulane.edu