ID Issuance

Tufts ID cards are use for:

  •      Accessing buildings
  •      Check-out books at the library
  •      Use at the dining halls for meal plans
  •      JumboCash to pay for meals, books, laundry and vending machines, and parking permits

Student IDs

  • Will receive Tufts ID card during First-Year Orientation and matriculation
  • Transfer students and graduate students must go to the University Police station on their respective campus to be issued a University ID card

Staff/Faculty IDs

  • Must complete Human Resources paperwork (24 hrs to process), an employee ID# will be assigned
  •  Afterwards, go to the University Police station at your respective campus to receive University ID

Affiliate IDs

  • Non-Tufts paid employees (e.g. contractors, visiting faculty/researchers)
  • See Affiliate ID Authorization Process for more details
    • Departments must submit the affiliate’s information to their eReg Administrator to enter his/her information in system
    • Identification data will be automatically submitted to Public Safety within one hour of data entry
    • Affiliates ill be able to obtain an ID card and parking permit at that point
      • Affiliates entered into eReg will remain active for one year. Affiliates remaining at Tufts for longer than 12 months will need to be renewed annually (eReg administrator will receive an expiration notice 30 days before expiration)

SMFA IDs

Demographic Date/Time Location
SMFA Undergraduate Freshman 8/31/16 10AM Aidekman Art Center – Orientation (Medford/Somerville)
SMFA Undergraduate Returning Students 9/6/16 9am – 1pm

After the 6th go to student affairs

230 Fenway Desks

(sophomores/juniors/seniors)

SMFA Graduate 1st Year 9/2/16 9am – 1pm

After the 2nd distribute on the 6th

230 Fenway Desks
SMFA Graduate Returning Students 9/6/16 9am – 1pm

After the 6th go to student affairs

230 Fenway Desks
SMFA Faculty and Staff 9/2/16 and 9/6/16 230 Fenway Desks