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!

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Upcoming Events & Deadlines

Mar 30, 2017

Professor Muneer Ahmad of Yale Law School is coming to Tufts to speak about his current work and its relationship with the recent Trump executive orders on immigration. Please join us.

Apr 3, 2017

Join us for a presentation by AIT-Budapest on their semester study-abroad program in Computer Science!

Apr 3, 2017

The Russell Lectureship is the oldest lectureship at Tufts University, established by James Russell of West Cambridge (now Arlington) in 1867. In accordance with the provisions of the donor’s will, each year the University invites a distinguished lecturer to speak on a topic relating to spiritual life.

To RSVP, please contact chaplaincy@tufts.edu.

Sponsored by the Tufts University Chaplaincy.

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News & Announcements

Senior Awards 2017

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The Senior Awards, instituted in 1955, recognizes outstanding members of the Senior Class for academic achievement, participation in campus and community activities, and leadership. Seniors, come celebrate this year's honorees with us!

Saturday, April 8, 2017
5:30 p.m. - Cocktail Reception
Hall of Flags
6:30 p.m. - Ceremony
ASEAN Auditorium
Cabot Intercultural Center
160 Packard Avenue
Medford, MA 02155

Seniors, Register Now!

"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.