Mercedes-Benz Superdome

DomeExterior2015Doors open at 7:30 a.m.

Parking: Parking is available for a $15 fee (cash only).

Shuttle Service: Faculty, graduates and guests may utilize the free shuttle service from Tulane's uptown campus.

Directions: Customize and print directions to the Superdome.

Security: Security measures at the Superdome will include bag checks. Please allow additional time to pass through security.

Prohibited items for Dome admittance:

  • Helium balloons
  • Cans, bottles, coolers or containers of any kind
  • Laser pens or laser products of any type
  • Sticks or poles that exceed 42 inches
  • Fireworks
  • Any type of beverages or food
  • Oversized or wrapped packages
  • Oversized luggage
  • Weapons and contraband of any type
  • Animals and pets (except those assisting an ADA patron)
  • Glitter
  • Stickers and adhesive tape
  • Rope
  • Any other item(s) determined to be unacceptable by the Superdome

Entrances for Unified Ceremony:

Undergraduate Students

 Gate G, plaza level
     (Claiborne Ave. / West Stadium Dr.)

Graduate & Professional Students

 Gate C, plaza level
      (LaSalle St.)


 Garage 1 or Gate A ground level
(Poydras St.)

The most direct entrance to the East Bunker Club Lounge is from the ground floor of Garage 1. Faculty not parking in the garage should enter through Gate A on the ground level.



Guest entrance

 Gate C, plaza level
(LaSalle St.)

Guests should proceed up the ramps or stairs to the exterior plaza entrance.


Drop-off for persons with disabilities and guests who need assistance

 Gate A, ground level
(Poydras St.)

Volunteers will be on hand with wheelchairs to escort guests to and from the handicapped seating sections; however, for those who wish to have a wheelchair with them at all times, it will be necessary to bring one with you. Wheelchairs can be checked-in at the Guest Services Center at Gate A on the plaza level.

Vehicles should drop off persons with disabilities and guests who need assistance at Gate A ground, where drivers will be given a special placard for their dashboard. Guests exiting the car can wait for the driver at Gate A where chairs will be available or proceed with volunteer escorts to the seating area and meet the rest of their party there. The driver will need to make a clockwise circle by continuing Sugar Bowl to Poydras > right on Loyola Avenue > right on Girod Street > right on West Stadium and turn right and park in Garage 6. The placard will allow drivers to pull up directly to Gate A following the ceremony. Parking is $15, cash only.