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Tufts at a Glance

Facts & Figures (Fall 2017)

Established: 1852

Total students: 11,449

Undergraduates: 5,541

Graduate and professional: 5,908

International: 1,437

Total faculty: 1,556

Total staff: 3,426


Total volumes, all libraries: 1,307,227

Total libraries: 6

Motto: Pax et Lux

Colors: Brown and blue

Mascot: Jumbo (elephant)

Affiliations: NESCAC

Talloires, France


Clubs & Organizations
  • 341 student organizations recognized by the Tufts Community Union
  • 93.8% of students participate in at least one extracurricular or co-curricular activity
  • 132 Graduate and Professional clubs and organizations