Campus Life

students coming down stairs in Houston Hall by a poster of alumni advice
September 4, 2018 Large Image
Alumni give advice to incoming first-year students: be open to new ideas and make lifelong friends

Lisa Hernand, J89, didn’t hesitate when asked to share encouraging words of wisdom with incoming first-year students.

“The four years I...

Tufts University sign amidst fall foliage
September 4, 2018
Twenty-seven faculty members join the School of Arts and Sciences and the SMFA this fall

This fall, the School of Arts and Sciences welcomed twenty-seven new...

August 29, 2018 Large Image
Class sets historical marks for diversity, financial aid, and near gender parity in engineering, while continuing university’s track record of selectivity

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (August 29, 2018) –Tufts University’s Class of 2022 is the most diverse class ever, the beneficiary of the largest...

students stand and clap at Tufts' matriculation exercises
August 29, 2018 Slideshow
President Anthony Monaco urges new undergraduates and transfers to make the most of an “amazing journey”

Resumes and transcripts can make a powerful impression when it comes to college admissions. But they don’t tell the whole story.

“They are...

Triangle Field
August 28, 2018 Large Image
Agreement between university and city example of Tufts' commitment to strengthening host communities

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Aug. 28, 2018)—Tufts University provided Somerville's youth sports programs with daily access to its athletic fields...