Campus Life at Tufts – Take the Virtual Tour

One of the most exciting parts of Summerfuel’s Pre-College Programs is the chance to experience campus life. Tufts University campus is exactly what you might imagine a college campus to look like – sprawling green lawns, traditional brick buildings, flowering trees – yet is still close enough to Somerville and Boston to have all of the city’s resources at your fingertips.

Students live in double-rooms in the dormitory, Harleston Hall, getting a glimpse into true college life with a roommate. Bring photos and posters from home to make your dorm room truly feel like yours – part of the fun of living in the dorms can be decorating! Wi-Fi and air-conditioning in bedrooms makes for a comfortable stay during the summer.

Not only do students get to experience dorm-living, but they enjoy access to top-notch facilities as well. Take advantage of the libraries, computer lab, student center, basketball and tennis courts, and fitness center with swimming pool and weight-training center – all part of a well-rounded campus life.

Last, but not least, a major part of campus life is eating in the dining hall. While some may say it is a change from home-cooked meals, we promise that the menu at Dewich-MacPhie Dining Center never disappoints. From an all-you-can-eat organic salad bar, plus vegetarian and vegan options, to hamburgers with loaded cheese fries, and everything in between, there is always something for everyone.

Take a look for yourself with this amazing virtual tour:

PC Tufts Session 2 – Summer Goodbye!

The second session of Summerfuel Pre College Tufts as officially wrapped up.  We wish all the best to our students who spent their summer here in Medford/Somerville Massachusetts.  Thank you for the tropical memories!

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PC Tufts Session 2 Awards Banquet

Session 2 students at Pre College Tufts enjoyed a catered Awards Banquet on Thursday night to wrap up their adventure here in the Boston, Massachusetts area and celebrate on the dance floor together one last time before departure day.

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Casino Night at Tufts

On Monday evening, the Pre College students walked over to Sophia Gordon Hall Multipurpose room for a night of black jack, bingo, roulette, go fish, high low and poker.

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Academics at PC Tufts Session 2

AM Class, PM Class, Workshop.  Three opportunities to learn and engage in and out of a classroom on a variety of subjects such as Entrepreneurship, Medical Science, Psychology, Essay Writing, Public Speaking, Community Service, Sports and Fitness, SAT prep and more.

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Hampton Beach Summerfuelers

Today a group of PC Tufts Summerfuelers took a trip up to Hampton Beach in New Hampshire to spend the day soaking in the rays on the sand and enjoy the sounds of the ocean water as they built sand castles.

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Candlepin Bowling in Davis Square

Last night, a group of Summerfuel PC students took a walk down to Davis Square and enjoyed a night of pizza and candlepin bowling.  It was a nice way to cool down indoors from the hot day we had in Massachusetts and check out the night life off campus with staff.

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Boston Red Sox Game

The PC Tufts students spent Wednesday night at Fenway Park watching the Boston Red Sox take on the Toronto Blue Jays.  The game ended with the Red Sox winning 5 – 1 and continuing to hold the top title in American League East.


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