Tufts Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 9.0% of the student population at Tufts. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Tufts Disability Services.
Tufts for the Military
While not a "service academy", Tufts does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Tufts Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Tufts for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Tufts University
Tufts offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Tufts University
Tufts has a comparatively large, student body. There were 5,508 undergraduates in 2017. Full-time attendance was 5,435 (98.7%). Part-time attendance was 73 (1.3%).
Tufts University is Ranked #41 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Tufts receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank Tufts #41 out of 2,238.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Tufts University Competes in the NCAA
Tufts has a total of 966 student athletes, 505 men and 461 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$3,622,809|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$3,622,809|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Tufts University Athletics