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Tulane University is one of the country's leading educational and research institutions. Founded in 1834 in New Orleans, Tulane offers degrees in architecture, business, law, liberal arts, medicine, public health and tropical medicine, the sciences and engineering, and social work.
Tulane University Admission
Tulane University is committed to offering the most outstanding undergraduate educational experience anywhere- both in and out of the classroom. Tulane undergraduates will have the top faculty teaching them right from the start.
The American Athletic Conference With roots that extend to three conferences, the American Athletic Conference membership in 2013 - its debut season - consists of 10 institutions: the University of Central Florida, the University of Cincinnati, the University of Connecticut, the University of Houston, the University of Louisville, the University of Memphis, Rutgers University, Southern Methodist University, the University of South Florida and Temple University.
In 2014-15, East Carolina University, Tulane University and the University of Tulsa come aboard. The 2015-16 season sees the U.S. Naval Academy join the ranks in football only.
The American, which operated as the Big East Conference from 1979 to 2013, will immediately take a place at the forefront of Division I athletics, with schools that have played in a combined five Bowl Championship Series games, won four NCAA men's basketball titles since 1999, and won eight NCAA women's basketball championships since 1995. The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) is a voluntary organization through which the nation's colleges and universities govern their athletics programs. It comprises more than 1,250 institutions, conferences, organizations and individuals committed to the best interests, education and athletics participation of student-athletes.
NCAA Guide for the College-Bound Student-Athlete
The most-important NCAA publication designed to help high school athletes and their families understand the NCAA rules for becoming a student-athlete in college.
This site provides information about initial-eligibility at NCAA Division I and II member colleges and universities. The Clearinghouse serves three main constituent groups: prospective student-athletes, high school administrators, and NCAA member institutions.
National Letter of Intent
The Collegiate Commissioners Association (CCA) administers the National Letter of Intent program. Started in 1964 with seven conferences and eight independent institutions, the program now includes 55 leagues with more than 500 participating institutions.