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Security Threat 12/16/22

  | Category: Urgent Message

UPDATE 11:50 a.m. The Medford/Somerville campus continues to remain open. This webpage will be updated as necessary. We encourage Tufts students, faculty, and staff to also pay attention to your Tufts email for further updates.

Update: Final Exams Online

The School of Arts and Sciences, School of Engineering, and the Fletcher School have moved all remaining final exams online to ensure that students are able to complete end-of-semester work.

Faculty will be in touch with students directly with instructions or other formats to evaluate work.


UPDATE 9:40 a.m. At this time, the Medford/Somerville campus remains open. As we continue to assess recent threats against the university, please be assured that Tufts University Police are responding with our local partners to investigate each incident. Please be advised that you will continue to see increased police presence on campus. We ask that if you see something suspicious, please call Tufts Police at 617-627-6911. We thank you for your continued patience as we navigate this ongoing event. 


8:38 a.m.

A security threat has been reported affecting the Tufts University Medford/Somerville campus. Public safety personnel on campus investigating. Follow instructions from authorities.