Tuition and Fees

Summer at Tufts Programs

Undergrad & Grad Students

Undergraduate and graduate students looking to earn credit for or audit a course

Currently Enrolled Tufts Students

Visiting Undergrad & Grad Students

Visiting International Students

Professional & Adult Learners

Professionals and adults seeking to strengthen skills or expand horizons. Online and evening courses available, in addition to on campus offerings.

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Professional & Adult Learners

Pre-College Programs

High school students, including those looking for courses as a commuter, as a residential student, or for a cohort-based program.

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Summer Session for High Schoolers (Commuter)

Tufts College Experience (Residential)

Pre-College Intensives (Cohort-Based)

Summer Abroad

Students studying with Tufts in Costa Rica, France, or Spain. We offer opportunities for hands-on learning and language immersion.

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Application Instructions


Visiting Students

Visiting Tufts Students are:

  • Visiting Undergrad & Grad Students from other universities and institutions
  • Adult Learners and Professionals seeking to strengthen your skills or expand your horizons
  1. Browse the Summer Course List and search or browse for the course and section you'd like to enroll in.
  2. Add a course section to your cart
    1. A one-time, non-refundable $65 application fee will be applied to your cart at point of check out.
  3. Check out. Be sure you choose the correct credit type, since this may affect the tuition rate
  4. Create a Student Profile in our enrollment system and complete your check out process by paying in full, a deposit, or requesting an invoice.

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Visiting International Students

This includes:

  • All students registering for credit or audit courses
  1. Apply for an I-20 from Tufts
  2. Register for courses by going to the "Apply/Register" link for visiting students.
  3. Pay your full tuition and fee charges or a deposit. If you elect to pay a deposit, an invoice will be sent to you along with payment instructions.

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Currently Enrolled Tufts Students

This includes:

  • Current Tufts Undergrads & Grads
  • Incoming Tufts Freshmen
  1. For Summer Session Courses register through SIS as you do in the Fall / Spring. When you log-in to SIS, click on the "Classes" tab and then "Summer Activation"
  2. For Summer Abroad (except Talloires), click here to access the application.
  3. For non-credit Workshops, including SMFA Continuing Education, register through our Summer enrollment site.

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Pre-College Programs

This includes:

  • Tufts College Experience
  • Summer Session for High Schoolers
  • Pre-College Intensives

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Summer Abroad

This includes:

  • Costa Rica
  • France
  • Spain

All students interested in attending Summer Abroad programs (both Tufts and Visiting students) must submit an application. The application deadline, payment deadlines, tuition & fees, and eligibility requirements differ by program. For our Costa Rica and Spain programs, use this link For our France programs, use this link to register. Please see the program descriptions and the Tuition & Fees page for the complete list of applicable fees.

Walk In Registration

Beginning the day before classes start, we complete course enrollment in-person to ensure students are ready to go on Day 1 of their classes. We call this period "Walk-in Registration".

Walk-in Registration begins May 23rd for all Summer Programs, excluding Pre-College Programs and Summer Study Abroad. Online Registration ends on May 22nd for Session 1 and 12-Week courses and on June 30th for Session 2 courses.

Walk-in Registration will take place at Student Services on the 7th floor of Dowling Hall, located at 419 Boston Avenue, Medford MA, 02155. Click here for Dowling Hall's hours of operation.