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Mission Statement

Newcomb College Institute educates undergraduate women for leadership in the 21st century. We support women students' research initiatives, advocate for a gender-integrated curriculum, develop community engaged service-learning courses, promote student organizations for women, and bring women leaders to campus.

Our mission is to:

  • Cultivate lifelong leadership among undergraduate women at Tulane University,  
  • Empower women by integrating teaching, research, and community engagement at Tulane University,  
  • Preserve, document, produce, and disseminate knowledge about women,  
  • Honor the memory of H. Sophie Newcomb and carry forward the work of Newcomb College by providing a woman-centered experience in a co-ed institution.