The Center supports a University curriculum and research agenda by uniting academics and action, classroom and communities through which students, faculty, and community partners dedicate themselves to the transformation of civic life.
To promote community, equality and justice.
The Center for Public Service is committed to collaborative partnerships and programs that promote empowerment, understanding, civility and justice in our communities.
In line with the University’s Core Values, we uphold the following as the foundation and guiding principles for community-engagement at Tulane.
The Center for Public Service actively promotes and recognizes principles of inclusion, equity, and social justice in relation to, and across, intersections of race, age, color, disability, faith, religion, ancestry, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, social class, economic class, ethnicity, gender identity, gender expression, and all other identities represented on Tulane's campus and in New Orleans. The CPS Staff works towards this goal by challenging ourselves to:
The Center for Public Service supports all students, regardless of citizenship status, including undocumented and DACA status applicants. Citizenship status does not affect eligibility for CPS funding. Questions regarding applying for CPS funding as an undocumented student can be directed to Nicole Caridad Ralston. For more information for resources for undocumented students and students with Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals (DACA), visit tulane.edu/undocumented.