Tufts University accepts the Common Application, the Coalition Application, and the Questbridge Application. To learn more about our application options, click here. In addition to the personal statement, Tufts applicants are required to complete the Tufts Writing Supplement through the Common Application or the Coalition Application. You may also choose to have an optional alumni interview to help the Admissions Officers get to know you better.
This website includes information for every type of applicant. Click through for specific application requirements for:
Tufts requests that all applicants adhere to the following deadlines:
|Application Type||Application Deadline||Notification Date|
|Early Decision I||November 1||Mid-December|
|Early Decision II||January 1||Mid-February|
|Regular Decision||January 1||By April 1|
|Transfer Admission||March 15||May through mid-June|
Please also note financial aid application deadlines.
In accordance with both federal and state law, the university maintains information concerning current security policies and procedures and prepares an annual crime report concerning crimes committed within the geographical limits of the university. Upon request to the Office of Public Safety, 617-627-3030, the university will provide such information to any prospective student. The report is also available online at http://publicsafety.tufts.edu/wp-content/uploads/tufts-public-safety-annual-report-2015-16.pdf.