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The Haven at College is Coming to Tufts!

The Haven at College

Health and Wellness and the Dean of Student Affairs Office are excited to announce that The Haven at College is coming to Tufts in Fall 2019!

This innovative, dynamic program was created for college-age students struggling with substance use and is a leading national provider of on-campus drug and alcohol treatment and recovery support services. Tufts’ collaboration with The Haven will be based in the Office of Health Promotion and Prevention and will include:

Explore The Haven’s website to learn more about their programs, or contact Ian Wong, Director of Health Promotion and Prevention, and/or Sophie Pyne, Senior University Account Director for The Haven at College.

Wondering What It's Like to Live on Campus?

Are you a new undergraduate student with a question about living on campus?  Check out our list of frequently asked questions and answers!  Find out:

  • Who is required to live on campus? Who is guaranteed campus housing?
  • How are first year housing assignments conducted? How are roommates selected?
  • Who are the people in the residential community who can help if I need anything?
  • What should I bring to campus? What am I allowed to bring into the residence halls?
  • And many more!

View our list of Frequently Asked Questions about Living on Campus

 

Join Us on Facebook Live!

Facebook Live

We're inviting new students, parents, and families to join us on Facebook Live this summer! Meet staff members in Health and Wellness, Student Affairs, Campus Life, Residential Life, and Academic AdvisingAsk questions, learn about campus resources, and meet other students, parents, and families!

We'll be hosting 8 Facebook Live sessions this summer on the Tufts AS&E Division of Student Affairs Facebook page. Mark your calendars!

  1. Wednesday, June 12 at 3 p.m. EST - Transferring to Tufts: Tips and Advice for Incoming Transfer Students
  2. Wednesday, June 12 at 7 p.m. EST - Meet Your Orientation Coordinators!: Say Hello to our 3 Student Orientation Coordinators, and Ask Questions about Orientation and Tufts!
  3. Wednesday, June 19 at 9 a.m. EST - Residential Life at Tufts: Meet Residential Life Staff, and Ask Questions about Living on Campus
  4. Wednesday, June 26 at 11 a.m. EST - The SMFA at Tufts: Advising and Co-curricular Life at the Fenway
  5. Wednesday, June 26 at 4 p.m. EST - Health and Wellness at Tufts: Meet Staff from Health Service and Counseling, and Learn about Resources, Services, and Supports
  6. Wednesday, July 10 at 2:30 p.m. EST - Advising for Engineers: Academic Advising with the Engineering Advising Dean and Engineering Student Success Advisors
  7. Wednesday, July 17 at 1 p.m. EST - Advising for Liberal Arts BA/BS Students: Academic Advising with Liberal Arts Advising Deans and Tufts faculty
  8. Wednesday, August 14 at 3 p.m. EST - What Happens During Orientation?: Last-minute Tips and Advice for Orientation Week

Can't make a session? You'll be able to watch each session later on the Tufts AS&E Division of Student Affairs Facebook page. In fact, most students, parents, and families watch (and rewatch) our sessions this way!

Visit the Tufts AS&E Division of Student Affairs Facebook page!

You'll be able to ask questions during our 8 Facebook Live sessions, but you can also send them to us in advance to help make sure they're covered. Submit your questions online anytime before our sessions.

Submit Your Questions!

Take a Fitness Mini-Course this Summer!

On campus and looking for a way to stay active this summer? Take a Fitness Mini-Course! Choose from Yoga, Spinning, and more! Open to all students, faculty, and staff. Just $60 for a 6-week course! Classes start the week of June 3! Learn more and sign up! 

Take a Fitness Mini-Course this Summer!

Mini-Courses Summer 2019

Commencement Lunch Tickets and Senior Week Meals

Seniors! There are just a few days left to get extra Commencement lunch tickets! Sales end Wednesday, May 15 at 5 p.m. Buy your tickets at the Tufts Dining Office at 89 Curtis Street! 

Also, if you're currently on a Spring 2019 meal plan, you get a certain number of meals during Senior Week! Dining locations will switch daily, so check out ther website for more information.

Lear More About Meals During Senior Week

Senior Week Meal

Try our NEW Parent Resource Center

Are you a parent or family member of a current undergraduate with a question about student resources, processes, or policies at Tufts? We've collected a number of frequently asked questions in our new Parent Resource Center, along with links to common resources. Check it out!

Try our new Parent Resource Center

Apply to be a Member of the Committee on Student Conduct (CSC)

The Committee on Student Conduct (CSC) is a standing committee of the schools of Arts and Sciences and Engineering composed of students, faculty, and staff. It operates according to the Student Conduct Resolution Procedure. The primary function of a member of the CSC is to act as a hearing panelist to resolve complaints of alleged violations of University policy by a student, former student, or a student organization. The Office of Community Standards is now accepting applications to the CSC. Students across all schools and of all backgrounds, identities, and lived experiences are encouraged to apply.

Learn More and Apply to be a Member of the CSC

New Tufts Employee Self-Service Portal (eServe) Interface

Attention, all student employees! Starting June 3, you’ll notice that the Tufts Employee Self-Service portal (or eServe) has a new look. You’ll still be able to access important payroll and benefits information, but through a more modern and user-friendly interface! This short (5-minute) video will show you what to expect when the new interface is live. 

Diversity and Inclusion during New Student Orientation

Members of the Orientation committee and Student Affairs team are looking for students and staff to join us as we think through expectations and hopes for incorporating diversity and inclusion into New Student Orientation 2019. We invite you to give your input on Thursday, April 18 at 6 p.m. in the Terrace Room in Paige Hall. All are welcome!