New Students

New Students

Whether you're headed to Boston, Grafton, or Medford/Somerville, we want to make sure you feel welcome. At Tufts Dining, we love food and we can't wait to share that love with you! With twelve locations across four campuses, we've got something for everyone. Whether you're interested in a full meal or a tasty snack, you'll always find fresh, flavorful, and delicious choices including plant-forward, meatless, vegetarian and vegan options, as well as gluten-free items.

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Meal Plans and Other Options

We offer a variety of plans to meet the needs of everyone in our community. Here are a few key things to keep in mind:

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You can also use JumboCash or Rhino Bucks, our prepaid debit payment options, to pay for meals on campus and off-campus at participating businesses.

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Food Allergies and Intolerances

We take food allergies and intolerances seriously and are committed to keeping you safe and healthy by:

Student Accessibility Services. Students with severe food allergies may qualify to participate in our Alternative Meal Program (which provides separately prepared meals) and must register with Student Accessibility Services. We encourage you to contact Julie Lampie, Tufts Dining's registered dietitian to learn more.

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Late Night Dining

Craving burgers, fries, pot stickers, or mac and cheese at midnight? Sounds good to us, too! We offer two late night options on the Medford/Somerville campus on Friday and Saturday from 9 p.m. - 1 a.m. at Commons Marketplace and Carmichael Dining Center. Late Night is a meal plan swipe at Carmichael. The swipe amount at the Commons is equivalent to a lunch meal.

Sustainability

At Tufts Dining, we are committed to sustainable, socially responsible food that's healthy and thoughtfully prepared. We're achieving this goal by:

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