Information for Students
At Tufts, globalism is not just a theme discussed in classrooms; it is a way of life. Explore global opportunities and resources for Tufts' students on campus and abroad.
The Global Map allows visitors to explore our global impact through faculty and their research, student activities, and alumni chapters. Learn more here.
Academic Programs and Majors
Many aspects of Tufts’ curricula is global by design. Academic majors and degree programs across the campuses offer opportunities for Tufts students to pursue a field of study that touches on global issues across a wide range of disciplines. Explore global degrees and majors offered across Tufts' campuses. Learn more.
International Students and Scholars
At Tufts, we are proud to be a welcoming, global, and diverse community. International students make up 15% of the undergraduate population. In Tufts graduate schools, international students represent over 90 countries. Learn about programs and support for international students and scholars here.
Tufts aims to ensure that all students have a significant global engagement every year. Currently students have a wide range of opportunities for experience abroad, ranging from traditional semester and year-long programs abroad, to Global Health service learning opportunities for medical, dental, and veterinary students, to research and internship opportunities. View all opportunities abroad here.
Global Funding Opportunities
There are many sources of internal funding for Tufts students to pursue study, fieldwork, and internships abroad. Learn more here.
Executive Order on Immigration Updates and Advice
The Office of the Provost has created a guide for the Tufts community about the Executive Order 13780 , entitled “Protecting the Nation from foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States,” that was initially issued on January 27, 2017, revised and reissued on March 6, 2017, and expanded on September 24, 2017. Learn more here.
Tufts supports and encourages International Travel by its faculty, student and staff while promoting safety and security measures that minimize risk to the traveler and the institution. Find resources for travel preparation including the mandatory Tufts Travel Registry, logistical concerns, and trainings for travel safety as well as provide assistance in case of emergency. View travel resources here.
For students planning travel to a country with a U.S. Department of State Travel Advisory, a review process has been established to help ensure that students are adequately prepared and that necessary safety and security measures have been put in place. Learn more here.
Promote Your Event or Group
If you would like to feature a Tufts global activity on the Global Tufts website, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.