Tufts University is a medium sized four-year university in the large suburb of Medford, MA.
The school is on the semester calendar system and is a research university with very high research activity.
There are 5,613 undergraduate students and 7,308 graduate students at Tufts University.
The freshman class has 1,313 students.
Students attend full-time.
It is a very selective institution with a low transfer-in rate; 24% of students who apply to Tufts University are admitted and 35% of those admitted students attend the school.
The school has its own library and participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs for those who qualify. Tufts University is in the New England Small College Ath Conf.
Most students attend for four or more years and there is a majority undergraduate student population. Most undergraduates study the arts and sciences or professions.
There is high graduate student coexistence with the undergraduates.
Tufts University's President is Lawrence Bacow.