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Visit Us:
6324 S. Claiborne Avenue
Uptown Campus
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Contact Us:
Tulane TapRide: 504-314-7233
Office: 504-314-7433 (314-RIDE)
Fax: 504-314-7434
shuttles@tulane.edu

OPERATIONS TEAM:

Michael Moore, AM Operations Manager
mmoore18@tulane.edu

Ronald Moore, Senior Transportation Coordinator
rmoore1@tulane.edu

JC Paciera, PM Operations Manager
jpaciera@tulane.edu

Julie D'Antoni, Driver's Safety/Fleet Coordinator
jdanton1@tulane.edu

Scott Smith, Motor Pool Coordinator
dasmith1@tulane.edu
(504) 905-6735

Brian Lowe, Director of Transportation
blowe1@tulane.edu
(504) 314-7435

Tameka Reynolds, Financial Associate
treynol4@tulane.edu
(504) 314-7436

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 Taxicab and Hired Car Services 


To view information and policies for drivers, taxi companies, and hired car services, please click here. 

 

Passenger Information

  • Please request pick-ups and drop-offs only at the authorized Taxicab & Hired Car Services Zone. The Taxicab & Hired Car Services Zone is the only location on the Tulane University uptown campus where pick-ups and drop-offs can be made. It is located on the corner of Janet Yulman Way and Willow Street in front of PJ's Coffee. Signs are in place to indicate the beginning and end of the zone. Between 7pm and 7am Monday-Sunday, taxicabs and hired cars can pick up anywhere on campus. Please note that all traffic laws must be observed.
  • You are encouraged to prearrange transportation to ensure that a vehicle is available for you, especially when going to the airport. 
  • Be on the lookout for your requested transportation company or driver and be ready to board the vehicle when they arrive.
  • If you have requested a vehicle by phone or mobile app and decide not to use the service, cancel the request by either calling the company or using the app. If you have an account with the company and do not cancel service, a cancellation fee may be charged.
  • In case of emergency, contact the Tulane Police Department (TUPD) at 504-865-5911.
  • To report other issues, email shuttles@tulane.edu or call 504-314-7433. Be sure to provide as much information as possible when reporting an issue. Examples of issues that we want to be informed about include rude behavior on the part of the driver, a dirty or unsafe vehicle, credit card machine in taxicab unavailable or broken, or denial of transportation based on your destination. 
  • We are also interested in positive feedback! Email shuttles@tulane.edu or call 504-314-7433. Be sure to provide as much information as possible, including company, name of driver, time of service, and vehicle number.
The image below details rates for New Orleans taxicabs:

Taxi rates 2016




Expanded Taxicab & Hired Car Services Zone


  • During times of high demand, such as university holidays or June orientation, the Taxicab & Hired Car Services Zone may be expanded. Two zones will be created: an expanded Taxicab Zone and a Hired Car Services Zone. 
  • The expanded Taxicab Zone will start at Willow Street and end at the first driveway at Zemurray Pavillion. 
  • The Hired Car Services Zone, for services such as Uber, will start at the first driveway at Zemurray Pavilion and end at the next driveway at Stone Pavilion. Please wait in this area for your vehicle to arrive.

 

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Shuttles & Transportation, 6324 S. Claiborne Avenue 504–314-7433 shuttles@tulane.edu