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Advising is a collaborative partnership that maximizes the individual potential of students by sharing information, tools, and resources that empower students to make informed decisions about creating appropriate academic and career plans to achieve their academic, career, and life goals.

The most recent general education core curriculum is effective for students entering Tulane in Fall 2018 and after. The Newcomb-Tulane College core curriculum is designed to provide a common structure to undergraduate study while remaining flexible enough for students to explore and experiment with many academic fields. The core curriculum ensures that students attain basic competencies in writing, formal reasoning, foreign language, scientific inquiry, cultural knowledge and expression, and interdisciplinary scholarship. 

For students entering Tulane prior to Fall 2018: