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Experimental College
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The ExCollege provides teaching opportunities for Boston-area professionals and graduate students who have expertise in their field and a passion for teaching.

Peer Teaching

At the ExCollege, students can design and teach courses, serve on our governing board, evaluate course proposals, interview prospective visiting lecturers, select courses to be offered, and more. Learn how to get involved!

Tufts Magazine

Always Ahead of Its Time. For more than half a century now, the ExCollege has been challenging convention, setting trends, and preparing students for the world of tomorrow.


  • Jon Jon Moore
    Tuft Alum Jonathan Moore returns to teach “Race, Politics, and the Paranormal Imagination”
  • Jessica Sutton
    Tufts Alumna brings legal expertise to study of Mass Incarceration
  • visiting lecturer
    The ExCollege is a department at Tufts University that offers innovative undergraduate elective courses. We hire Visiting Lecturers with a range of perspectives and professional experience to teach interdisciplinary and interactive courses.
ExCollege Happenings
Justice and other words


Explorations First-Year Advising Courses Announced for Fall
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Fall 2021 Courses are here!
Find the class that changes everything.

Have an idea for an out-of-the-ordinary course?
Applications for Spring 2022 Visiting Lecturers are due August 16, 2021. Learn more.

Tufts undergrads: Apply to be a peer teacher in Spring 2022
Deadline: September 20, 2021. Apply today

Register now for Summer courses
Courses on the music industry and global journalism taught by professionals in the field. Register now.

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