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Tufts University in the State of Massachusetts

Tufts University has three campuses located in the Greater Boston area, including our campuses at Medford / Somerville, Boston Health Sciences, and Boston Fenway (School of the Museum of Fine Arts). We also have a campus in Grafton, Massachusetts, where our School of Veterinary Medicine is located.

Orienting Yourself to the Boston Area

Boston is the capital of the state of Massachusetts and the historical birthplace of the American Revolution. The Greater Boston area - which includes Boston and its surrounding cities and suburbs, including Medford, Somerville, Cambridge, Brookline, Malden, Newton, Belmont, and many more - has a population of nearly 5,000,000 people. Boston is also home to over 50 colleges and universities, and boasts a vibrant city and cultural life with many things for individuals and families to explore and enjoy.

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