Tulane has preferred relationships with many local hotels that offer discounted pricing. Because of citywide events during this weekend rooms are very limited, so please book early. These hotels are offering special rates for Commencement 2017:

Garden District Hotels

The Hampton Inn Garden District* – 3626 St. Charles Avenue – SOLD OUT        
$259 Sgl/Dbl | $269 Triple | $279 Quad

Central Business District Hotels

Hilton New Orleans Riverside – 2 Poydras Street  - Coming Soon
$TBA Sgl/Dbl | $TBA Triple | $TBA Quad

The Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel* – 739 Canal St.             
$199 Sgl/Dbl | $199 Triple | $199 Quad  (3 Night Stay Required)
$219 Sgl/Dbl | $219 Triple | $219 Quad  (2 Night Stay Required)

La Quinta Inn New Orleans Downtown Hotel – 301 Camp St.    

$149 Sgl/Dbl | $149 Triple | $149 Quad

*Denotes hotel directly on the St. Charles Avenue Streetcar line.

Rates are based on number of guests occupying the room and do not include applicable 14% state and local taxes, 1.75% Statutory Tourism Support Assessment, occupancy and agency fees. Any incidentals will be the responsibility of the occupants. All room types are on request only and cannot be guaranteed until hotel check in.

Please review the reservation/cancellation policies.
Reservation/Cancellation Policies:

Payment Policy: A $50.00 nonrefundable deposit per room  reservation is due at booking.

Final Payment: Full prepayment is due by March 17, 2017.Reservations made after March 17, 2017; require full prepayment immediately with a credit card.

Cancelation/Refund Policy: All cancellations must be received in writing and subject to the following penalties: From time of booking until March 17, 2017 a $50.00 per reservation penalty. After March 17, 2017, there is a 100% penalty unless your reservation can be resold. If your reservation can be resold the penalty is the first nights room and tax.


Amendments: A $25.00 administrative fee will be assessed for any changes after hotel confirmation letters have been issued. Hotel confirmation letters will be emailed two weeks prior to arrival. 

For more information or to make reservations, contact Destination Management Inc. at 800-488-4364 or For additional information on preferred hotel relationships visit

Rental Cars:

Tulane has a preferred rental car relationship with Enterprise Rent-A-Car which offers discounts to the Tulane community. Please reference the code 14N0742 and pin TUL when reserving your vehicle,