About Us

Our Mission Statement

Working with global partners, our mission is to provide academically sound, culturally immersive, and linguistically rigorous study-abroad programs, structured with appropriate support, that challenge students to acquire and employ knowledge in new contexts and to expand their perspectives on the world and their own place in it.

Our Staff

Tufts Programs

Sheila BayneSheila Bayne

Director, Programs Abroad
617-627-2000 (student appointments: 617-627-6385)
Drop-in office hours during the academic year: Monday 1:00-3:00 p.m. or by appointment (617-627-6385).


Melanie ArmstrongMelanie Armstrong

Program Specialist
Drop-in office hours during the academic year: Tuesday 11:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m; Thursday 1:00 - 3:00 p.m; email for student appointments.


Julie DuganJulie Dugan

Program Coordinator
(617) 627-2000




Non-Tufts Programs

Stephen HallStephen Hall

Foreign Study Advisor
617-627-2000 (student appointments: 617-627-6385)
Drop-in office hours during the academic year: Tuesday, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.; Thursday 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.; or by appointment (617-627-6385)