Tufts University and our University College team are closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation and while we are currently still accepting applications and enrollments for Summer Session, we are in the process of considering alternative options for this summer’s programs and courses. We expect to update students and families no later than April 10, 2020 with our decisions. In the meantime, please visit the COVID-19 web page for additional information.
Options throughout the academic year, winter, and summer
This program offers the opportunity to commute to Tufts for an enriching academic experience. Choose from among our undergraduate-level courses and studio art workshops that are offered year-round. During the summer, we also offer many online courses, college-level courses designed specifically for high school students, and special college prep workshops.
Find out what it’s like to live on and study at the Tufts campus. Designed to mirror the undergraduate experience, this program allows you to choose from 65+ undergraduate-level courses, most taught by Tufts faculty, and earn Tufts college credit for two courses.
Innovative research is taking place across dozens of disciplines in research laboratories at Tufts. Through this program—designed for high school juniors and seniors with prior research experience—you can actively participate in ongoing research projects.
2 Week & 3 Week Intensive Programs
We offer the following two- and three-week intensive programs for pre-college students.
Think you want to be a doctor? This summer intensive provides driven students who are interested in medical school (or in other health professions) the opportunity to study with one of the nation's leading medical schools - Tufts University School of Medicine.
July 1 - July 26, 2020 | 4 Weeks | Tufts European Center, Talloires, France
Broaden your understanding of the complex world of international relations through four weeks at the Tufts European Center in Talloires, France. Immerse yourself in the French language and culture through a home stay with a host family. Explore the rich political and cultural history of Europe with day trips to international organizations, historical sites, and the beautiful Alpine countryside.