Our goal is to maintain a positive experience on campus and ensure the continued health, safety, and well-being of our university community. We will continue to monitor and respond to the most recent data and trends and make decisions with caution and with the best interests of our university and host communities in mind.
The flu vaccine is required for the Boston and Grafton Health Sciences campuses, and strongly recommended for the other campuses. Please visit this website for more information on Health Sciences immunizations.
COVID-19 vaccination policy and requirements:
Tufts requires all community members to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. This includes a COVID-19 booster shot for all eligible students, faculty, staff, vendors, and affiliates per CDC guidance. Read more.
At an event hosted by the School of Medicine, a panel of experts offered examples from Asia to show how increased trust in government and better communication with the public saved lives during the pandemic
Hematologist Raymond Comenzo, a professor of medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine and medical director of the Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine Laboratory at Tufts Medical Center, fills us in