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Information for International Applicants

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The Sackler School does not admit a specific number of international students each year, but instead weighs the applications of all applicants to select those who are the best qualified. About twenty-five percent of our students come from countries outside the United States.

International applicants follow the same application procedure as domestic students. See Required Application Documents for information.

Sackler students in the Basic Science Division from outside the United States who are accepted into funded slots receive the same tuition scholarship and stipend as US citizens and permanent residents.  See Financing Your Education for information.

Please note, the MD/PhD program accepts only United States citizens and permanent residents.

See information for accepted applicants, including visa information.

Contact Information

Office of the Dean - Admissions Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences
Suite 813
Tufts University School of Medicine
136 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02111
Phone: 617-636-6767
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