Tulane is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU). AAU member universities—63 in the United States and two in Canada—are on the leading edge of innovation, scholarship, and solutions that contribute to scientific progress, economic development, security, and well-being.
Tulane is a member of the G14, a consortium of fourteen universities formed by the Provosts of the universities to facilitate data exchange and information sharing. The members are: Boston College, Boston University, Brandeis University, George Washington University, Lehigh University, New York University, Northeastern University, Southern Methodist University, Syracuse University, Tufts University, Tulane University, University of Miami, University of Notre Dame, and Wake Forest University.
Tulane is classified by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education in the Doctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity classification.
Tulane University's profile and more information about other classifications conducted by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education can be found on their website.