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NTC Summer Experience

Introduction to the NTC Summer Experience

Find your community, make friends, and launch your academic career!


The NTC Summer Experience invites 15 talented scholars who are students of color, first-generation college, LGBTQ+ and College Track scholarship recipients, to spend five weeks on Tulane’s campus before fall orientation. Students live in campus residence halls, take courses for credit, take workshops focused on popular freshman courses, meet with faculty and staff advisors, and learn about the rich cultural diversity of New Orleans. Facilitators and Mentors introduce students to a wide range of support services and allied offices at Tulane including Global Studies and the Honors Program. The NTC Summer Experience offers students a way to get to know the campus and environs prior to Fall welcome.

The Newcomb-Tulane College Summer Experience runs from June 28 to August 4, 2017.  Summer Experience Scholarhip recipients receive:  housing, meals, tuition, fees,  and room and board.

Program Content

Courses and workshops

English 1010 Courage and the Examined Life (4 credits)


ENSL 3030 Beyond Neutral Ground: Higher Education and New Orleans Root Culture (3 credits)

Introduction to College Math Workshop


Introduction to General Chemistry Workshop