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Mission, Purpose & Values


Tulane Campus Health strives to be a nationally recognized college health service providing innovative medical, mental health, and health promotion initiatives. Emphasizing resilience, self-care, and initiative, the mission of Campus Health is to facilitate the Tulane Community’s well-being. Guided by our dedication to inspire and support lifelong learners, our medical, mental health, and health promotion departments strive to empower our students to take charge of their university experience and grow toward their fullest potential.

Look to us for health resources, prevention strategies, education, training, and leadership in promoting a Healthy Tulane Campus.


The Health Center for Student Care is committed to improving the overall health of our student community by providing comprehensive quality care and services in a compassionate manner.  A holistic approach to health and wellness provides the best care to every patient through an integrated clinical practice.

The Well for Health Promotion is devoted to engaging the Tulane community in creating a healthier campus, building individual capacity for health, and reducing barriers to wellness. We embrace a positive, holistic, social justice-oriented definition of health, and provide research informed programming that acknowledges that well-being, engaged learning, academic success, citizenship, and openness to diversity are inextricably connected.

CAPS for Counseling Services is committed to providing a safe, inclusive and affirming community of care for all students. Our interdisciplinary team fosters personal, emotional and academic well-being by offering comprehensive therapeutic services, outreach and prevention programs, and consultative relationships throughout Tulane University. 


  • Student Centered: Prioritizing students’ needs in everything that we do.
  • Excellence: Providing the highest quality of medical and mental health care and health promotion services.
  • Credibility and Professionalism: Advancing professionalism and credibility by following current, evidence-based practices with accuracy and integrity.
  • Privacy and Confidentiality: Meeting or exceeding all legal and ethical requirements to public privacy.
  • Diversity and Inclusiveness: Cultivating a positive and inclusive environment that values and promotes the understanding of differences and enhances our ability to meet the needs of our diverse student population.
  • Fiscal Responsibility: Managing resources wisely and congruent with Tulane policy.