At Tufts, decisions regarding the awarding of credit for courses taken at another institution are made by representatives within each academic department. For undergraduates who are transferring to Tufts, transfer of credit is granted by the faculty only after matriculation at Tufts. Typically, courses similar to those offered at Tufts will receive transfer credit.
The Office of Undergraduate Student Services (USS) maintains information on policies and procedures for the transfer of credit from other institutions. As of July 1, 2012, the policies affecting transfer credit eligibility were as follows (please check the USS website for the most up-to-date information):