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Below is a list of required and optional writing questions for this school.  Depending on your answers to some questions you may be required to complete additional writing questions, so be sure to read all of the instructions within your application. 

First Year     Transfer

First Year

College-Specific Writing Questions

Question Required or
Optional
Long Answer or Upload Min/Max Word Count
This college does not have College-Specific writing questions. -- -- --
 

Writing Supplement

Question Required or
Optional
Long Answer or Upload Min/Max Word Count
Which aspects of Tufts’ curriculum or undergraduate experience prompt your application? In short: “Why Tufts or SMFA at Tufts?” Required Long Answer 50/100
There is a Quaker saying: Let your life speak. Describe the environment in which you were raised your family, home, neighborhood, or community and how it influenced the person you are today. Required Long Answer 200/250
It's cool to be smart. Tell us about the subjects or ideas that excite your intellectual curiosity. Required Long Answer 200/250
In a time when we’re always plugged in (and sometimes tuned out), tell us about a time when you listened, truly listened, to a person or a cause. How did that moment change you? Required Long Answer 200/250
Celebrate the role of sports in your life. Required Long Answer 200/250
Whether you’ve built blanket forts or circuit boards, produced community theater or mixed media art installations, tell us: what have you invented, engineered, created, or designed? Or what do you hope to? Required Long Answer 200/250
What makes you happy? Why? Required Long Answer 200/250
Artist Bruce Nauman once said: “One of the factors that still keeps me in the studio is that every so often I have to more or less start all over.” Everyone deals with failure differently; for most artists failure is an opportunity to start something new. Tell us about a time when you have failed and how that has influenced your art practice. Required Long Answer 200/250
 
 


Transfer

College-Specific Writing Questions

Question Required or
Optional
Long Answer or Upload Min/Max Word Count
This college does not have College-Specific writing questions. -- -- --
 

Writing Supplement

Question Required or
Optional
Long Answer or Upload Min/Max Word Count
Which aspects of Tufts’ curriculum or undergraduate experience prompt your application? In short: “Why Tufts or SMFA at Tufts?” Required Long Answer 50/100
There is a Quaker saying: Let your life speak. Describe the environment in which you were raised your family, home, neighborhood, or community and how it influenced the person you are today. Required Long Answer 200/250
It’s cool to be smart. Tell us about the subjects or ideas that excite your intellectual curiosity. Required Long Answer 200/250
In a time when we’re always plugged in (and sometimes tuned out), tell us about a time when you listened, truly listened, to a person or a cause. How did that moment change you? Required Long Answer 200/250
Celebrate the role of sports in your life. Required Long Answer 200/250
Whether you’ve built blanket forts or circuit boards, produced community theater or mixed media art installations, tell us: what have you invented, engineered, created, or designed? Or what do you hope to? Required Long Answer 200/250
What makes you happy? Why? Required Long Answer 200/250
Artist Bruce Nauman once said: “One of the factors that still keeps me in the studio is that every so often I have to more or less start all over.” Everyone deals with failure differently; for most artists failure is an opportunity to start something new. Tell us about a time when you have failed and how that has influenced your art practice. Required Long Answer 200/250

 

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