Undergraduate study at Tufts offers the best of a liberal arts college atmosphere coupled with the intellectual and technological resources of a world-class research institution. Our graduates are problem solvers, project leaders, communicators, and ethical citizens of a global community.
Located five miles outside of Boston, Tufts' Medford/Somerville campus is within easy access by subway and bus to the cultural, social, and entertainment resources of Boston and Cambridge.
Our community of educators provides provides a friendly, open, and intellectually rich and stimulating environment, making Tufts one of the most highly competitive universities in the country.
Tufts is synonymous, throughout the United States and around the world, with international education. The Schools of Arts and Sciences and Engineering contribute to this profile with an international student body and faculty; a curriculum that emphasizes the importance of the languages, arts, literature, history and religions of other cultures; international research collaborations; and nationally recognized study abroad programs.
More than 20 percent of the Arts and Sciences graduating class majors in International Relations and our Engineering students have opportunities for international study, internships and research that allow them to make contributions locally and around the world.
For decades, Tufts undergraduate students have participated in international exchange and increased their cultural understanding through Tufts Engineers Without Borders; at the Tufts European Center in Talloires, France; in ten Tufts programs of study abroad; and in over 45 countries around the world through hundreds of approved non-Tufts programs.
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