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Support Research & Discovery

Excellence in research provides Tufts students with access to ideas and efforts that are shaping thinking beyond the university. While often renowned for the richness of its undergraduate experience, Tufts is a major research university in its own right. And Tufts’ commitment to research is paying off: in 2005, U.S. News & World Report ranked Tufts 28th among top national research universities.

On an undergraduate level, programs like the Tufts Summer Scholars Program offer research apprenticeships with faculty/clinical mentors. Through this program, undergraduates have the opportunity to experience research firsthand, and make their own meaningful discoveries.

Research opportunities for graduate and professional students are available at each of the following schools:

We can do it, but we need your help. Gifts to Tufts annual funds help support the costs of research centers at the university, and financial aid for students pursuing research opportunities. Please make your gift today to support excellence in research, or contact us to learn more ways to participate.