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Please note: if you are enrolled in the BEST/BLAST programs, the GIFT/GREAT programs, Summer Scholars program, please refer to your program rather than to the below.

Tuition & Fees

Summer Session: Visiting Students

All students not matriculated in a Tufts degree program taking courses for credit. Note: high school students, please click here.

Visiting Students may be able to transfer credit from Arts & Sciences summer courses into certificate or degree programs should they choose to later enroll in a Tufts degree program. Please contact Tufts Graduate School of Arts & Sciences (GSAS) for more information.

Limited Scholarships are available for employed teachers, members of the Tufts Community, and Tufts Alumni. See the Financial Aid page for more details. All Visiting Students should contact the Financial aid Office of their home institution to discuss financial aid options.

Visiting Students Summer 2019 Rates

Credit Type Rates Apply to Courses in the Following Schools Cost per Credit/Course
Undergraduate credit All Schools $990 per credit
Graduate credit School Arts & Sciences (except Education Department) $1,710 per credit
School of the Museum of Fine Arts $1,710 per credit
School of Arts & Sciences – Education Department $665 per credit
School of Engineering $1,718 per credit
Friedman School of Nutrition Science & Policy – Classroom Courses $1,798 per credit
Friedman School of Nutrition Science & Policy – Online Courses $847 per credit
Audit (not for credit) School Arts & Sciences $1,300 per course
School of Engineering $1,300 per course
Friedman School of Nutrition Science & Policy $1,300 per course
School of the Museum of Fine Arts $995 per course
Registration Fee This non-refundable fee is charged once per student upon registration $65

(Study Abroad and Workshops rates listed separately)

Course number legend:

  • 0-99: Undergraduate credit only
  • 100-199: Undergraduate and Graduate credit
  • 200+: Graduate credit only

Additional Information & Related Policy Information

  • A student’s total bill will depend on the number and type of courses selected
  • Most courses are 3-4 credits
  • Please see below for additional information on fees and other financial policies
Summer Session: Tufts Undergraduate Students

Students currently enrolled in a Tufts Undergraduate degree program.

Fully matriculated Tufts University students should contact Tufts Student Financial Services Office with questions regarding financial aid for the Summer Session.

Summer 2019 Undergraduate Rates 

Fee Type Cost per Credit/Course
Tuition $990 per credit
Audit (not for credit) – A&S, Engineering, and Nutrition courses $1,300 per course
Audit (not for credit) – SMFA courses $995 per course

(Study Abroad and Workshops rates listed separately)

Additional information & related policy information

  • A student’s total bill will depend on the number and type of courses selected
  • Most courses are 3-4 credits
  • Please see below for additional information on fees and other financial policies
  • Note: Tufts Students should plan to register for their summer courses through SIS. Students choosing to register for credit-bearing courses through the Summer Portal (this website) rather than through SIS will incur a $65 registration fee
Summer Session: Tufts Graduate Students

Students currently enrolled in a Tufts Graduate degree or certificate program.

Tufts Graduate students will be charged a per course / credit rate consistent with the per course / credit rate of the Academic Program in which they are matriculated, unless otherwise noted. All course restrictions and degree requirements are consistent with Academic Year policies. For information about Financial Aid and other tuition waiver policies, please contact your Program Director. For additional information, please refer to the AS&E Graduate Tuition and Financial Aid website.

Graduate School of Arts & Sciences Summer 2019 Rates

Graduate School of Arts & Sciences (Incl. SMFA) Cost per Credit/Course
All Master’s and Doctoral Students $1,710 per credit
Early Childhood Technology Students $500 per credit
Urban Justice & Sustainability Certificate Students $832 per credit
OT School-based Practice Students $832 per credit
All other Certificate Students $998 per credit
Post-Bac Pre-Medical Students Included in Program Fee, up to 10-course program limit

(Study Abroad and Workshops rates listed separately) 

School of Engineering Summer 2019 Rates

School of Engineering (Graduate Students) Cost per Credit/Course
TEEP Certificate Students $1,000 per course
$100 lab fee, where applicable
All other Graduate students (Master’s, Doctoral, Certificate, Post-Bac) $1,718 per credit

Friedman Summer 2019 Rates

Friedman School of Nutrition Science & Policy Cost per Credit/Course
All Students Please contact your program for details

Auditing a Class Summer 2019 Rates

Auditing a Course Cost per Credit/Course
A&S, Engineering, Nutrition courses $1,300 per course
SMFA courses $995 per course

Additional information & related policy information

  • A student’s total bill will depend on the number and type of courses selected
  • Most courses are 3-4 credits
  • Please see below for additional information on fees and other financial policies
  • Note: Tufts Students should plan to register for their summer courses through SIS. Students choosing to register for credit-bearing courses through the Summer Portal (this website) rather than through SIS will incur a $65 registration fee
Workshops

Workshops are academic programs that are not offered for credit, including those offered by the School of the Museum of the Fine Arts (SMFA) Continuing Education. Tuition and Fees for any students participating in these programs can be found in this section. Courses are clearly identified as Workshops in the course list. Without this designation, courses are covered by one of the above policies.

SMFA Workshop Summer 2019 Rates

Course Hours Tuition
40-49 Hours $995
30-39 Hours $795
20-29 Hours $595
10-19 Hours $395
1-9 Hours $195

Notes

  • Please see below for additional information on fees and other financial policies
  • Check the course listing “Special Note” for information about course hours
  • Credit is not available for these courses
  • Some classes require students to purchase materials; any materials needed for the first class will be communicated to enrolled students by the instructor.
  • If you are a High School student, please register for workshops through Summer Session for High Schoolers
Late Fees

Late Registration Fee

Summer Session Courses, Summer Session for High Schoolers, & Workshops: A Late Registration Fee will be added to a registration that is submitted to the university on or after the first day of the course session ($50 until the close of the Add/Drop period, $100 thereafter).

Late Payment Fee

Late Payment Fee will be applied to student balances that remain on or after the first day of the course session. This amount will be 1.5% of the balance, and will be compounded monthly.

Stay at Tufts Fees

Housing Rates

At this time, on-campus housing is available only to students 18 and older (unless you are participating in a Residential Pre-College program). Tufts offers separate housing options for Undergraduate and Graduate students. For more information about housing on-campus at Tufts please see refer to the links below for more information on specific housing programs, including additional information about deposits, cancellation, refund, etc.

Summer 2019 Housing Rates

Residential Option 1 Week 6 Weeks 12 Weeks Nightly
Residential Life & Learning Housing
2018 rates - 2019 not yet available
n/a $1,470 $2,940 n/a
Intern and a la carte
Undergraduate Housing
Freshman Single non-AC: $72 per night
Sophomore Single AC: $89 per night
Freshman Double non-AC: $89 per night
Sophomore Double AC: $102 per night
See weekly pricing See weekly pricing See weekly pricing
Graduate Housing
2018 rates - 2019 not yet available
Single non-AC: $483
Single AC: $595
Double non-AC: $297.5
Double AC: $346.5
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Dining Plans

Dining plans are available for purchase to all students. Students are not required to purchase a dining plan and a la carte dining is available on-campus during Summer at Tufts. Note that Pre-College Intensives and Tufts College Experience include at least some meals as a part of the program fee (see the programs for more details). Please see Tufts Dining for more information, including additional information about deposits, cancellation, refund, etc.

Summer 2019 Dining Plans & Rates

Session 40 Meals 80 Meals 120 Meals
6 week session
2018 rates – 2019 not yet available
$518 $1,019 $1,175
Health Insurance

Summer 2019 rates will be available in March 2019

All students residing on campus for more than 7 days or participating in a program full time for more than 3 weeks must have valid, U.S.-based health insurance while at Tufts. During the enrollment process, you will be asked to provide evidence of health insurance or to purchase a policy through Tufts.

Summer 2019 Health Insurance Rates

Session & Dates Coverage Dates 2019 Rates
Summer Session 1 (May 23 - June 29) TBD TBD
Summer Session 2 (July 3 - August 10) TBD TBD
Summer Session 12 week Session (May 23 - August 10) May 15 - August 28 $799
Pre-College: Tufts College Experience (June 30 - August 9) TBD TBD
Pre-College: Tufts Summer Research Experience (June 30 - August 9) TBD TBD
Pre-College: Engineering Design Lab (July 14 - July 26) TBD TBD
Pre-College: International Relations (July 21 - August 2) TBD TBD
Pre-College: Leadership for Social Change (July 7 - July 19) TBD TBD
Pre-College: Programming & App Design (July 14 - August 3) TBD TBD
Pre-College: Studio Art at SMFA at Tufts (July 7 - July 26) TBD TBD

Links to Other Relevant Processes & Policies