Study Abroad

There are a wide range of academic, personal, and professional benefits to be gained through studying abroad. Many students find it is a truly transformative skill-building experience. Tufts University has been offering study abroad programs for five decades. You may also choose from hundreds of approved programs run by non-Tufts providers. Get started!

Annecy, France, the site of the Tufts in Talloires

Upcoming Events & Deadlines

Feb 23, 2017

Join us for a conversation with Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker. Since taking office in January 2015, Governor Baker has focused on vital issues like education, transportation, energy, and regulatory reform while working to close budget gaps in the Commonwealth. He has also played a leading role in combating the opioid epidemic in Massachusetts and around the country. Before his term, Governor Baker served as a cabinet secretary to two former governors and as CEO of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care.

Feb 23, 2017

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Feb 24, 2017

Join us at this annual event celebrating composers and musicians of the African Diaspora. Performances by musicians from the New England Conservatory, Berklee College of Music and Tufts Ladies of Essence and S-Factor.

This event is free and open to the public.

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News & Announcements

TASCS Survey

Attention students: Please take the TASCS Survey about the social and cultural climate at Tufts. The TASCS Survey will remain open through February 28.

"Lessons from Abroad" Returnee Conference: Feb. 25th!

Just returning from study abroad? Join other students from around New England at a conference to discuss how to maximize your experience going forward. Registration via Eventbrite

Tips for studying abroad as an Engineering student!

Engineering students will generally have less flexibility than A&S students to study abroad, but that doesn't mean it's impossible! Read Andrew Carp's tips for studying abroad as an Engineer on the Tufts Admissions blog.

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Why Study Abroad?
 

  • Earn academic credit while examining your field from a different perspective
  • Gain independence, adaptability, problem-solving skills, resourcefulness, and self-reliance
  • Develop a global mindset and linguistic and intercultural competencies

Where Do I Begin
 

 

Diversity and Identity Abroad
 

We encourage students from all backgrounds to consider study abroad. We understand that there can be academic, cultural, and financial challenges to studying abroad, and your own experience will be both rewarding and challenging in unique ways. Find more resources.