Department of Conference Services
St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, Louisiana 70118
St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, Louisiana 70118
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Tulane University is located in Uptown New Orleans on St. Charles Avenue, directly across from Audubon Park. We offer overnight accommodations for conferences, youth camps, and interns during the summer months and can provide all of your dining and meeting space needs. Tulane is conveniently located along the St. Charles streetcar line, providing access to downtown attractions while staying in a residential area.
Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
New Orleans - 0
Baton Rouge - 80
Baton Rouge - 80
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International / 20
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Overnight accommodations, with dining services and function space options, are available June 1 - August 1.
Traditional Residence Halls, Suite-Style, and Apartment-Style
Communal and Shared, with limited Private options
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Wireless access is available in all academic buildings on campus and in public spaces, such as study halls and residence halls. We also provide access to a computer lab on campus with printing capabilities.
Food & Beverage:
We provide a variety of food and beverage options to serve every budget. We have two full-service PJ's Coffee Houses located near our overnight accomodations. Bruff Commons offers a buffet-style dining hall, and our Lavin-Bernick Center has a Food Court with 10 dining options. Tulane University also has its own catering company, Olive Blue Catering, which will be available to meet any and all of your catering needs. If you are looking for food off-campus, we can provide you with a list of nearby restaurants and grocery stores.
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Rates starting at $30pp/night for double occupancy and $38pp/night for single occupancy. We can provide linens for $4pp/night at your request. Please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like an estimate based on your group's requirements.
|Meeting Room||Descriptions||Square Footage|
|McAlister Auditorium||Theatre style seating|
|Lavin-Bernick Center - Conference Room||The second floor of our Lavin-Bernick Center features eleven conference rooms plus an elegant, glass-enclosed ballroom and lecture hall with excellent acoustics.|
|Lavin-Bernick Center - McKeever Room||The second floor of our Lavin-Bernick Center features eleven conference rooms plus an elegant, glass-enclosed ballroom and lecture hall with excellent acoustics.|
|Lavin-Bernick Center - Moses Room||The second floor of our Lavin-Bernick Center features eleven conference rooms plus an elegant, glass-enclosed ballroom and lecture hall with excellent acoustics.|
|Rogers Memorial Chapel||Originally constructed as a site for non-denominational prayer, today Rogers Chapel hosts religious services, lectures, musical performances, and memorials. The Chapel also contains a seminar rooms that can hold 30 people.|
|Classrooms||Various classrooms may be available upon request. However, classrooms cannot be reserved more than a few weeks in advance due to changing academic schedules.|
|Lavin-Bernick Center - Race Room|
|Lavin-Bernick Center - Rechler Room|
|Lavin-Bernick Center - Stibbs Room|
|Lavin-Bernick Center - Lefkowitz Room|
|Lavin-Bernick Center - Clifford Room|
|Lavin-Bernick Center - Goldstein Room|
|Lavin-Bernick Center - Korach Room|
|Lavin-Bernick Center - Qatar Ballroom|
|Lavin-Bernick Center - Kendall Cram Lecture Hall|
Olive Blue CateringAt Olive Blue catering, Tulane's catering service run by Sodexo, we are dedicated to taking the worry out of your event planning by presenting you with quality food you can be proud of and service you can rely upon. Whether you need simple meeting snacks, a quick pizza party or are planning an elaborate dinner or event, we offer a full selection of catering services. If you do not find what you need on our menus, we would be happy to customize something for the needs of your group or budget. Please note that Olive Blue Catering has exclusive catering rights in our Laven Bernick Center (LBC).
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|Facility||# of Rooms||# of Beds||Room Type||Bath Type||A/C|
|Monroe Hall||Residence Halls||Communal||yes|
|Sharp Hall||Residence Halls||Communal||yes|
|Paterson House||Residence Halls||Shared||yes|
|Wall Residential College||Suite/Apartment Style||Private||yes|
|Irby and Phelps Houses||Suite/Apartment Style||Shared||yes|
|Josephine Louise Hall||Residence Halls||Communal||yes|
|Mayer Residences||Suite/Apartment Style||Shared||yes|
|Warren House||Residence Halls||Communal||yes|
|Butler House||Residence Halls||Communal||yes|
|Willow Residences||Suite/Apartment Style||Private||yes|
|Aron Residences||Suite/Apartment Style||Private||yes|
Panda ExpressPanda Express provides gourmet Chinese Food that is prepared and cooked with the freshest ingredients. Panda Express is a fresh, healthy and better way to eat. Located in the Lavin-Bernick Center Food Court.
PJ's Coffee and TeaPJ's Coffee is a locally owned and operated enterprise that creates unique coffee blends by roasting the beans in small batches in their roasting facility near the French Quarter. There are 3 locations on Tulane's uptown campus-the Howard-Tilton Memorial Library lobby, the breezeway of Percival Stern Hall and in Willow Residence Hall.
Einstein Bros BagelsAt Einstein Bros at Tulane, we're out to prove that even if your morning is short on leisure, it can be long on taste. While bagels, shmears and coffee will always be the core strength of Einstein Bros., we also offer a compelling lunch menu featuring bistro salads, signature hot & cold sandwiches, and proprietary soups. Located in the Lavin-Bernick Center Food Court.
LagniappeLagniappe visitors experience the freshness, witness the skills of the chefs and benefit from the value. The chefs of the Lagniappe busily prepare mise en place for the day’s special. Located in the Lavin-Bernick Center Food Court.
FreshensEnergy Zone from Freshëns truly delivers 'fuel for the body & mind.' Their Smoothie menu is enriched with more antioxidants, new fruits, invigorating vitamins & minerals, healthy Omega's and high energy recipes. Located in the Lavin-Bernick Center Food Court.
Baja Fresh Mexican GrillBaja Fresh Mexican Grill makes all your Mexican favorites the way you like them. BIG, fresh and delicious. Our famous flame grilled flavor and unique grilled tortillas are where it all starts. Add to that freshly-prepared, quality meats, produce, unique salsas and you've got a menu built just the way you like it: Baja Fresh®.Located in the Lavin-Bernick Center Food Court.
Quiznos SubQuiznos at Tulane delivers uncompromising quality for today's busy consumers who are looking for a tasty, fresher alternative to traditional fast food restaurants. Using premium quality ingredients, Quiznos offers better-tasting food through creative, chef-inspired recipes to give you an experience that’s truly a “cut above” all the others. Located in the Lavin-Bernick Center Food Court.
Byblos Mediterranean CuisineByblos is a local restaurant that offers a unique experience based on the fresh, savory ingredients originating in the coastal Mediterranean Basin. Located in the Lavin-Bernick Center Food Court.
Simply to GoIn a hurry? Try one of our Simply To Go grab-n-go items. Choose from salads, fruit bowls, sandwiches, and wraps. These items can be picked up in the Lavin-Bernick Center Food Court.
Sushi NoriSushi Nori is a unique sushi concept that offers fresh, high quality sushi items customarily found in sushi bars, but packaged in an attractive grab and go format. Our sushi chefs are extremely talented professionals and even take custom requests! Located in the Lavin-Bernick Center Food Court.
Wall of GreensBuild your own salad. Three Steps to a Healthier you! Step One: Pick your Greens, Step Two: Add 5 Fresh Toppings, Step Three: Add your Protein. Located in the Lavin-Bernick Center Food Court.
Reily Smoothie BarThe Reily Smoothie Bar offers Freshens smoothies, sandwiches, salads, fresh fruits as well as a myriad of snacks, beverages, and energy bars. It is located in the Reily Student Recreation Center in the Atrium.
Bruff Commons Dining RoomBruff Commons Dining Room is centrally located on McAlister Drive and offers a dine-in, all-you-care-to-eat format. Our menus are designed to provide flexibility, variety, and freshness while at the same time incorporating the unique flavors of New Orleans and Louisiana. This option is only available to large groups: $8/breakfast, $10/lunch, and $12/dinner.
|Tulane Bookstore||Tulane has a full-service Barnes and Noble bookstore in our Lavin-Bernick Center. The bookstore also sells office supplies, snacks and toiletries, and Tulane apparel.|
|FedEx Office||E-mail FedEx Office your conference and camp materials and have them ready for pickup at our Lavin-Bernick Center when you arrive on campus. FedEx also provides internet and fax services, as well as packing and shipping options.|
|Tulane Barbershop||Tom the Barber has been a Tulane tradition since 1959. Generations of Tulane students and alums continue to call Tom their barber, and he has opened his shop to our summer guests.|
|ATMs||We have Chase, Capital One, and Whitney Bank ATMs located in our Lavin-Bernick Center.|
|Paris Parker Salon||A full-service salon located in our Lavin-Bernick Center, Paris Parker provides haircuts and styles, color services, and conditioning treatments, as well as waxing, nail, and makeup services.|
|Whitney Bank||Our full-service Whitney Bank is located in the Lavin-Bernick Center.|
|Reily Recreation Center||We provide you with complimentary access to Reily Recreation Center, the finest health and fitness center in the region. Amenities include an Olympic-size pool, full weight room, elevated track, two cardio rooms, and multiple basketball courts.|
|Free On-Campus Parking||During your stay, we provide you with complimentary parking passes.|