Tufts University Alumni Association (TUAA) has been an integral part of the fabric of Tufts almost since the university’s founding. In fact the “Association of the Alumni of Tufts College” was formed in July of 1860, just four years after the college held its first commencement.
Studying at Tufts, you are part of a diverse community of over 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students from over 60 different countries.
Research at Tufts is about breaking down walls—between fields, between faculty and students, between what is and what could be. Innovation and interdisciplinary collaboration are the foundations of discovery at Tufts. Our world-class researchers push boundaries and ask questions that will take our knowledge to the next level.
Career Center - We will help you identify your career goals and gain the skills, resources, contacts, and tools necessary to achieve them. Whether you are deciding on a major or career, looking for an internship or job, or considering graduate school, we can help. We offer a wide range of employment opportunities to support a diverse academic environment.
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Student Affairs. We are a central resource and can help you out when you’re not sure where to start. We support an inclusive and safe community for all students and promote leadership development in partnership with many other campus offices. Our mission is to help all Tufts thrive in our living and learning community.
We offer a variety of housing options for students of all class years. Within each hall we aim to foster an inclusive community that meets each student’s academic and social needs. We have halls specifically for the first-year experience, the continuing student experience, and the graduate student experience.
Tisch Library serves the School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Engineering at Tufts University. The largest of the Tufts Libraries, Tisch Library welcomes and aims to serve the entire Tufts Community as they pursue their teaching, learning and research. Our collections, staff expertise, and physical spaces are extensive.
Health and Wellness - We are a diverse team of healthcare professionals who are passionate about providing comprehensive and integrative health and wellness care to help all undergraduate and graduate students enhance and maintain their physical, social and emotional health.
The Tufts University Department of Athletics features excellent facilities for the entire Tufts University community to use. One of our major functions is to encourage the university community to start a personal program of recreation so that you can experience the benefits and joy of feeling fit and having fun.
We try to provide as much free recreational time as possible, given the limitations of space and the demands of intercollegiate athletics, physical education classes, intramural sports, and special events.
Tufts is a challenging school academically, but the harder classes for me tended to be the initial classes: the first few chemistry courses, mid-level calculus, freshman-year writing seminars. For this reason, it can be hard to take classes in other subjects than those you feel most comfortable, because you'll likely be taking the hard, "weed-out," intro classes. But...
Tufts University offers a great deal of freedom and support for students to have an active hand in their studies. I was able to create my own interdisciplinary course of study with the guidance of three professors from different departments. I was able to focus on the academic questions that interest me the most, and couldn't be happier.