Tuition and Fees

2018 Program Dates

Summer Session: Open

Pre-College

  • Summer Session for HS: Open
  • SMFA Studio Art: Open
  • Residential Programs: Closed

Summer Abroad: Closed


First Session: May 23rd – June 29th

Second Session: July 3rd – August 10th

12-Week Session: May 23rd – August 10th

Application & Registration Instructions

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Pre-College Program

For all pre-college programs, please visit this page.

Visiting Students

(rising college Freshmen, Undergraduates, Graduates, Professionals, Adult Learners)

Registering for Summer Session Courses

Students new to Tufts University can register online by completing the following steps:

  1. Request Tufts University student credentials
    1. Set-up an application account by entering basic information at this link (or follow the “Apply/Register” links above)
    2. Emails will instruct you on how to create a username and password for your application
    3. Start an application for “Tufts Summer Session”
    4. Select “Summer Session” as your program
    5. The system will ask you to provide the following before submission:
      1. Basic personal information
      2. Most recent academic experience
    6. Note: you may stop and re-open your credentials request at any time. Use this link (or the “Apply/Register” links above) and the username and password you created above to re-open your application at any time.
  2. Validate your Tufts University student credentials
    1. When your credentials are ready, you will receive three emails from the Tufts’ Student Information System:
      1. Email 1: Directions on how to proceed
      2. Email 2: Your Tufts Student ID Number
      3. Email 3: A link to Tufts Tools
    2. Open the link you receive and enter your Tufts Student ID Number (from Email 2) to create your Tufts Student Password
  3. Register for courses
    1. Once you have your Tufts Student User ID and Password, you are ready to register for classes on our Student Information System
    2. To log-in, use the Tufts Student User ID and Password you created in Step 2 above
    3. Need help finding your class or using SIS? Try our SIS Help page or call 617-627-2000
  4. As needed, make changes to your registration or pay your bill
    1. All additional activity takes place in your SIS account
    2. Call 617-627-2000 for any questions or issues

You will receive emails from Tufts throughout the process and you may always contact us at any time with questions.

Note for returning Summer students: thank you for coming back! We are excited to have you. Although your Tufts Username from your previous enrollment still exists, you will need to reactivate it by going through the registration process described above.

Registering for Summer Abroad

For registration information regarding Talloires programs, please use this link. For all other Summer Abroad programs:

Many of our Summer Abroad courses welcome visiting students. Please see the course descriptions for details on eligibility. To apply:

  1. Apply for Tufts University student credentials
    1. Set-up an application account by entering basic information at this link (or follow the “Apply/Register” links above)
    2. Emails will instruct you on how to create a username and password for your application
    3. Start an application for “Tufts Summer Session” - Start an application for "2018 Summer Study Abroad"
    4. Select “Summer Study Abroad” as your program - not needed or choose Cadiz, Spain: Spanish Language and Culture Program or Costa Rica: Tropical Ecology & Conservation
    5. The application will ask you to provide the following before submission:
      1. Transcript
      2. Academic history
      3. Waiver
      4. Deposit
      5. Essay
    6. Note: you may stop and re-open your application at any time. Use this link (or the “Apply/Register” links above) and the username and password you created above to re-open your application at any time.

 

Tufts Students

Registering for Summer Session Courses

Tufts students may go directly to SIS to enroll in Summer Session courses. Once there:

  1. Click on the "Classes" tab
  2. Select “Summer Activation”
  3. Enroll as you would during Fall / Spring

Walk-in registration is available on Tuesday, May 23 in Dowling Hall. Late registration begins on the first day of each session (May 24 and July 5) in Dowling Hall.

Registering for Summer Abroad

For registration information regarding Talloires programs, please use this link. For all other Summer Abroad programs:

Due to the specific requirements of the Summer Abroad application, Tufts students must apply following the instructions below. To apply:

  1. Apply for Tufts University student credentials
    1. Set-up an application account by entering basic information at this link (or follow the “Apply/Register” links above)
    2. Emails will instruct you on how to create a username and password for your application
    3. Start an application for “Tufts Summer Session” - Start an application for "2018 Summer Study Abroad"
    4. Select “Summer Study Abroad” as your program - not needed or choose Cadiz, Spain: Spanish Language and Culture Program or Costa Rica: Tropical Ecology & Conservation
    5. The application will ask you to provide the following before submission:
      1. Transcript
      2. Academic history
      3. Waiver
      4. Deposit
      5. Essay
    6. Note: you may stop and re-open your application at any time. Use this link (or the “Apply/Register” links above) and the username and password you created above to re-open your application at any time.

Registering for Intensives & Workshops

Intensives & Workshops are open to all students and no application is required. Please visit the links below to register:

 

International Students

Begin by applying for an I-20 form from Tufts University to start your visa application process. See this link for more details.

 

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.

In order to register as a Walk-in, you will be asked to complete the online Summer Application and the Add/Drop/Credit Change form. You may do this when you arrive at Student Services or prior to arrival by following the links above. Note: matriculated Tufts students will only need to complete the Add/Drop/Credit Change form.