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Tufts University Admissions

Tufts admissions is extremely selective with an acceptance rate of 15%. Students that get into Tufts have an average SAT score between 1380-1530 or an average ACT score of 31-34. The regular admissions application deadline for Tufts is January 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
15%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
21,501
SAT Range
1380-1530
SAT Reading
680-750
SAT Math
700-780
Students Submitting SAT
43%
ACT Range
31-34
ACT English
ACT Math
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
57%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 1
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
Application Fee
$75
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
Yes

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Required
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
90%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.29 responses
Poll
86%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.29 responses