Tufts University Online Community
The Online Community offers many services to help you get the most out of your Tufts connection. Use the Tufts Online Community to foster connections among friends old and new, as well as between community members and Tufts.
Online Directory - Find friends, update your contact information, network with members from around the globe. Add a picture to your profile!
Library Databases - Get access to the same databases you used as a student:
ABI/Inform (business), Expanded Academic (scholarly/trade), JSTOR (scholarly/reference), and Ovid MEDLINE (medical).
@alumni.tufts.edu - Activate your Tufts alumni forwarding address. No need to notify everyone the next time your email address changes just update your alumni email account.
Alumni Library Privileges
The Webster Family Veterinary Library is open to Tufts University alumni with the following services:
Alumni Library Cards
Available at the Webster Family Library office, these cards allow the borrowing of non-reserve materials. Please fill out an application online or pick one up at the library. For access to the library after hours please call Campus Police—you need to have your borrowing card with you to be allowed entrance.
Database and Electronic Resources
If you are registered with the Tufts Online Community you may access the library database resources made available to alumni courtesy of the Tufts University Alumni Association and the Tufts libraries. While visiting the library you may use all print and electronic resources available to the Cummings School community.
All Tufts University alumni may access the Internet through the computers at the library.
Fee-based Document Delivery
At your request, articles in the library's collection may be sent to you by mail or fax for a fee.
Cummings School has an experienced library staff who can help you search over 300 databases on many aspects of life sciences including animal health and related topics.
Searches can be tailored to your particular needs.
Printouts of references to articles, conference proceedings, technical reports and theses can be made at your request.
Current students and those who graduated in 2006 or later should request a transcript online via SIS. All other requests, including graduation/degree verifications, may be submitted in writing with a signature by mail, email or fax to:
The Student Affairs Office
Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
200 Westboro Road
North Grafton, MA 01536
Requesting a Transcript Online
Please log onto SIS by going to http://go.tufts.edu/sis
Once logged on, go to Requests and then select Official Transcript.
If you have forgotten your UTLN and/or Password, you may access Tufts Tools for assistance at: http://tuftstools.tufts.edu/.
Requesting a Transcript via Signed Request
Only signed requests are acceptable, therefore, email requests will not be honored unless a scanned signature is attached.
Please include the following information:
- your name,
- your birth date (month and day),
- the mailing address to which the transcript should be sent,
- the deadline, if any, for receipt of the transcript.
Name Changes: Transcripts will be issued with your name at the time of enrollment. If you have changed your name since graduation please be sure to include both your previous and your new/current names in your request along with a photocopy of a federal or state issued picture ID, such as a license or passport, documenting the name change.
Please allow three to five working days for your request to be processed.
Official transcripts and letters verifying graduation or degree are free of charge.