Tufts University is a highly competitive school and its admissions statistics make Tufts University one of the 50 most competitive schools for undergraduate admissions globally. Similar to the trends across all top schools, Tufts University acceptance rates have continued to decline over the past 8 years and will almost certainly continue to do so into the future.
The Class of 2022 was the single most challenging year to be admitted to Tufts University ever. For the Class of 2022, 21,502 students applied to Tufts University of which 3,139 students were accepted, yielding an overall acceptance rate of 14.6%. Overall applications increased by 1.9% over last year (2021 to 2022) from 21,101 to 21,502.