If you will be in the Boston area, we hope that you will visit the Friedman School. We are located on the Tufts Health Sciences Campus at 150 Harrison Avenue in downtown Boston.  The Jaharis Center is home to the Friedman School, which is just a few blocks away from some of Boston’s most popular attractions such as the Freedom Trail, Boston Common, Theatre District, Downtown Crossing shopping area and the neighborhoods of Chinatown, Beacon Hill, Back Bay and the South End.

Prospective students are welcome to attend an Information Session, meet with a member of the Admissions Staff or sit in on a class.

Information Sessions

Are you interested in learning more about the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy's degree programs? Come meet with an admissions representative to learn more:

Science based programs:

  • Biochemical and Molecular Nutrition
  • Nutritional Epidemiology
  • Combined Masters/Dietetic Internship

Policy based programs:

  • Agriculture, Food and the Environment
  • Food, Policy and Applied Nutrition
  • Nutrition Communication
  • Master of Arts in Humanitarian Assistance

Online and Blended Learning programs:

  • Master of Nutrition Science and Policy
  • Online Graduate Certificate programs

Email the Admissions Office at: for more information about a program or to schedule a visit to Friedman.

Open Houses

Join the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences, School of Dental Medicine, and School of Medicine's Public Health and Professional Degree Programs on Thursday, October 15th for an informative afternoon and learn more about the educational opportunities on Tufts University's Boston Health Sciences Campus. We offer numerous degrees, graduate certificates, and professional courses in various fields, and many interprofessional combined-degree programs. Representatives from each school will be available to talk more in depth about their offerings and answer your questions.

4:00-4:15 Registration
4:15-4:30 Welcome from Associate Provost Boris Hasselblatt
4:30-5:30 School/Program Information Sessions
5:30-6:00 Admissions Information Sessions
6:00-6:30 Talk with Financial Aid or Campus Tour

Register Now

Prospective Friedman students may contact Molly Nelson at for more information.


On April 10th and 11th, 2015, we welcome accepted student to join us for a weekend of learning about our campus, programs, faculty and fellow students. One day includes faculty speakers, tours, a luncheon, student discussions groups and individual interviews. On day two, we hold a student research conference by students for students. 

Information for the 2015 Open House for accepted students can be found here.

Friedman on the Road

Friedman Admissions Officers attend area career fairs. Check their out their schedule.