Summer 2018 Program Dates

First Session: May 23rd – June 29th

Second Session: July 3rd – August 10th

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

Program Orientation

Tufts Pre-College Program Orientation will be held on Thursday, June 29, 2017. In your admission materials, we ask you to keep this date open.

  • Check-in will begin at 12:00 noon on June 29 in Dowling Hall, 7th Floor.
  • Our program will begin at approximately 1:20 p.m. in Distler Performance Hall.

If you have forms to turn in to Tufts Pre-College Program, or if you need to make a payment, please try to check in early. Arriving early helps avoid long lines.

Parents are welcome to attend!


$8 parking is available in the Dowling Hall Parking Garage, located at 419 Boston Avenue, Medford, MA 02155.

Dowling Hall
419 Boston Ave., Medford, MA 02155
Distler Peformance Hall
20  Talbot  Ave., Medford, MA 02155

Please note that the university requires that all students enrolling at Tufts through our pre-college program attend an orientation.Topics covered include: campus safety, academic expectations, program policies & procedures, and campus services. A campus tour will follow.

Getting to Tufts

In addition to using commercial mapping websites, a helpful interactive Tufts campus map located at: Use this site to launch a map that will give you directions from your home to Tufts University.

Information for about Tufts on your mobile phone can be found at

iJumbo is a commercial app for your phone, available from iTunes or Google Play, and has map functions to get you from where you are to where you want to be on the Tufts campus.