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Tufts at a Glance

Facts & Figures (Fall 2019)

Established: 1852

Total students: 11,878

Undergraduates: 5,825

Graduate and professional: 5,781

International: 1,910

Total faculty: 1,546

Total staff: 3,498


Total volumes, all libraries: 1,292,572

Total libraries: 6

Motto: Pax et Lux

Colors: Brown and blue

Mascot: Jumbo (elephant)

Affiliations: NESCAC

Medford/ Somerville, Mass. 

Boston, Mass.

Grafton, Mass.

Talloires, France




Clubs & Organizations
  • 300 student organizations recognized by the Tufts Community Union
  • 30 Graduate and Professional clubs and organizations
  • News

    • With gloved hands, food stylist Christine Tobin sets out balls of pink ice cream, an authentic 19th-century treat, for a scene in the 2019 version of Little Women.

      Xổ số miền nam hôm nayWhether it’s a pork chop for Frances McDormand or Christmas cookies for Johnny Depp, Tufts graduate Christine Tobin whips up camera-ready food that actors can really sink their teeth into