Spring Orientation


Welcome to Tulane University! We’re excited that you've decided to join our community in the spring. Whether you're incoming Spring Scholar or a new transfer student, we look forward to welcoming you to Tulane and providing you with resources and services to assist you with your transition into the Tulane University community. If you have any questions, we hope you will reach out and contact us at or 504-865-5180. 



  • Thursday, January 11 at 9:00 a.m.: Move-In Day for Spring New Students
  • January 12: Spring Orientation
  • January 13 – 15: Extended Orientation Programming
  • Tuesday, January 16: Classes Begin for fall semester


Check back in fall 2017 for a Spring New Student Checklist to help you plan for your arrival to campus in August. We encourage you to also visit our First-Year Resources section and Transfer Student Resources section on our website.



Spring Orientation will be held on Friday, January 12, 2018. Programs and activities for both new students and families will be offered. Check back later in the fall for a link to sign up for Spring Orientation. We should have a program schedule available later in the fall. 

New students living on campus for spring 2018 will be approved for an early move-in on Thursday, January 11, 2018 by Housing and Residence Life beginning at 9:00 a.m. Please contact Housing and Residence Life at 504-865-5724 or with questions regarding move-in.

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New Student & Leadership Programs, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5180