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About University College

Welcome to Tufts University College, where academic excellence meets a vibrant community dedicated to fostering Excellence through Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Justice and access.. Situated in the picturesque New England town of Medford, Massachusetts, and complemented by our campuses in Boston's Chinatown and Fenway areas, as well as our veterinary school in Grafton, MA, Tufts has been at the forefront of higher education for nearly 170 years. With the development of University College in 2018, our commitment to interdisciplinary learning and workforce development has become a compliment to our existing research-driven exploration and active engagement with real-world challenges. At Tufts, we empower our diverse student body to become critical thinkers, compassionate leaders, lifelong learners, shaping a brighter future for themselves and our world.