We’re here to help you serve, connect, and collaborate with our local communities through a wide range of programs and events. Whether you’re interested in spearheading a service project, tabling at Community Day, or promoting campus events to university neighbors, we have resources to support you. Get in touch!

Resumed Education for Adult Learning (REAL) table at Tufts Community Day

Community Day

Join neighbors, families, and friends at Tufts Community Day. This annual event features live performances, children’s activities, and a free lunch.

Undergraduate students paint a fence  at the Walnut Street Center in Medford as part of a Tufts community partnership for Outreach Day on September 28, 2019.

Community Service

Leading a local service initiative? We’d love to know. Looking to volunteer locally? You’ll find many opportunities posted at Tufts Civic Impact.

Students bowling at Sacco's Bowl Haven

Shop and Dine Locally

Great eats and fun finds await when you venture off-campus. Support the restaurants and shops in our host communities when you Shop and Dine Locally.

Photo of state captial building

Political Leadership

Learn more about our local elected officials or get help inviting the right ones to your event by emailing us.

An aerial view of the Medford campus, including Tisch Libary, the athletic fields, taken on Wednesday, November 3, 2010.

Off-Campus Living Guide

The office of Government and Community Relations (GCR) has prepared A Guide to Living Off-Campus for our students. This brochure is distributed to students living off-campus every Fall.