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Driver’s License

Tufts requires each driver to submit their driver’s license information for a motor vehicle background check. Criteria for approval is listed below. Vehicle background checks are conducted once a year and the fleet manager will notify you when a renewal is needed.  Contact Andrea Breault at Andrea.Breault@tufts.edu on submittal of information*

Driver Criteria

In order to pass the motor vehicle background check and comply with the University Vehicle Fleet Policy you must:

  • Be 18 years or older
  • Have two or more years of driving experience
  • Have not received the following violations:
    • Suspended license
    • DUI, DWI, or drug-related driving violation
    • Received an “Operating a Vehicle Negligently so as to Endanger” Offense
  • Abide by all state and federal rules while operating a University vehicle
  • Ensure that all occupants, including the driver, are wearing seat belts at all times
  • Not use any handheld or hands free devices, or send/receive and read text messages while operating the vehicle
  • Agreed to the Terms and Conditions of the University Fleet Policy

Revoked Authorization

The University obtains the right to revoke driver authorization if driver commits any of the following violations listed below, while operating a University vehicle.

  • Committed a felony with a vehicle
  • Leaving the scene of an accident
  • Received multiple moving violations

Online Test

Once background is approved, please complete online test

Vehicle Reservation

Reserve vehicle for a University student group

If you do not have access to this site, please contact Andrea Breault at Andrea.Breault@tufts.edu

Report Damages

You are required to report any damages/markings before and after, via a digital photo to the fleet manager, Andrea Breault (Andrea.Breault@tufts.edu). Also, each student is asked to keep the vehicle clean.

Traffic/Parking Tickets

Receiving a traffic violation or parking ticket is the personal responsibility of the driver. The University is not responsible for paying the fine.

*International Driver’s License – person is required to obtain motor vehicle records and submit to the fleet manager