TUFTS UNIVERSITY, MEDFORD

Medford, MassachusettsLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
  10836Enrollment

Tufts University was established in 1852, it is a private research university located in Medford, Massachusetts. Tufts is known for its internationalism and study abroad programs. Students can easily find more than 150 programs. The most popular majors offered at Tufts University are:

  • Social Sciences
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
  • Engineering
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Why Choose Tufts University?

  • The financial endowments funds of the university are around 1.7 billion USD.
  • Tufts offer joint undergraduate and graduate programs with the Science Po Pori and New England Conservatory along with additional programs with University of Oxford, University of Paris and constituents of University of London.

Tufts University Schools and Colleges

The university offers more than 90 undergraduate and 150 graduate programs. Mentioned are the 11 schools of the university:

  • School of Arts and Sciences
  • Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
  • School of Engineering
  • The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
  • Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life
  • Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine
  • School of Dental Medicine
  • Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy
  • School of Medicine
  • Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences
  • School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts

Campus Housing Facilities at Tufts University

  • The university has campuses at four different locations namely Medford, Boston, Grafton, and France.
  • Along with providing on-campus housing facility, the university also assist students in finding off-campus housing to its students
  • About 99% of the freshmen live on-campus
  • Students can choose from 40 residences ranging from small houses and traditional dorms to shared apartments
  • University consists of 25 residence halls including four halls – Houston, Hill, Haskell, and Tilton – dedicated to first-year students

Tufts University Admission Process

Pre-Requisites for Admission into Tufts University

  • Test Scores: SAT/ ACT for UG; GRE for Graduates
  • English language proficiency test scores: TOEFL
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • High School Transcripts
  • Tufts Supplement (Undergraduates)
  • Personal Statement (Graduates)
  • Resume or CV (Graduates)

Admission Process

  • Apply directly through the Common Application and Coalition Application for UG and online application needs to be submitted at the official website of the university
  • The application fee for the First Year, Transfer, and International students: 75 USD for UG and 85 USD for Graduates
  • Application deadlines vary as per program.

Tufts University Cost of Attendance

The estimated average annual expenses for a year at Tufts University is tabulated below:

ExpensesResident
Tuition55,172 USD
Residence Hall7,934 USD
Meal Plan6,626 USD
Mandatory Health Services Fee842 USD
Activity Fee368 USD
Health Insurance (Waived upon proof of approved alternate insurance)2,750 USD
Books1,000 USD
Personal1,558 USD
Total (w/o University Health Insurance)73,500 USD

Scholarships and Financial Aids offered by Tufts University

  • Some kind of need-based financial aid is always received by 37% of full-time undergraduates
  • The average need-based scholarship or grant award is 42,763 USD
  • The amount of Tufts Grants ranged from 1000 USD to more than 60,000 USD.
  • The standard freshman loan amount is 5,000 USD, but individual loan amounts may range from 500 USD to 7,000 USD (maximum)

Students must submit the following forms to apply for financial aids:

  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • College Scholarship Service (CSS) Profile Form

Critical deadline for scholarship – February 1

Tufts University Alumni

Benefits provided to the alumni by the university are:

  • Career services – finding job
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$36,869 - 58,030 PER
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$51,364 - 53,826 PER
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AVERAGE COST
Average Tuition Fees (Annual)
$ 54,724
Bachelors Tuition Fees$54724.19
Post graduate Tuition Fees$50955.30
Accomodation Fees (Annual)
$ 7,658
CAMPUS LIFE
Total Enrollment
11,449
International Students
1,145
Male : Female Ratio
49:51
Student : Faculty Ratio
9:1
ADMISSION DEADLINES ( FALL SEASON )
Application Deadline
January 15, 2019
Start of Application process October 01, 2018
End of Application process January 15, 2019
Application Fee
$ 75
Application website www.commonapp.org/
Accepts common App Yes
ADMISSION STATISTICS
Acceptance Rate
14.3%
Min. 6.5
Total Applications
-
Min. 100
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419 Boston Ave, Medford, MA 02155
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