Tufts University

Matriculation 2007

More than 1,300 students arrived on Tufts' Medford/Somerville campus this week as the newest members of the Tufts community. Learn more about the incoming class and the week of events through the below features.

Feature story:
Finding Common Ground on Foreign Soil
Tufts' International Orientation program helps incoming undergraduates from around the world feel right at home.

Matriculation from multiple perspectives:

The student:
Alex Gomez

The parent:
Ellen Lane

The admissions
officer: Matt Hyde

Scenes from Matriculation
Relive the day through this Matriculation 2007 photo gallery.

President Bacow's
Matriculation Address

President Lawrence S. Bacow delivered his annual matriculation address on Wednesday to the newly arrived Class of 2011.

Welcome Letter from Lee Coffin, Dean of Undergraduate Admissions
Dean Coffin offers his welcome to the incoming class and paints a portrait of the talented and varied group.

Matriculation Schedule
An overview of events, including move-in, panel discussions for parents and students, advising meetings and more.

This story originally ran on Aug. 27, 2007.