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Access to Higher Education

Tufts believes tuition should not be a barrier to education, and so strives to attract students from all socioeconomic backgrounds with generous financial aid. Because an intellectually vibrant community is inherently diverse and inclusive, the university will continue to expand scholarship resources and to give students the support they need to succeed.

  • Starting in the fall of 2019, scholars from around the world will explore past and present meanings of family and kinship in a year-long seminar led by Tufts University and supported by the Mellon Foundation through its Sawyer Seminar program.
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Elizabeth Cochary Gross, N82, NG88, honors a ”positive presence” for students with new scholarship.
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The Scholarship Challenge is an uncommon opportunity to benefit undergraduate students for years to come.
Inspired by a life-changing education, an alumna honors her parents and champions the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.