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Project Manager: Ruth Bennett
Construction Manager: Procon
Construction Start:  June 2019
Construction Completion:  Fall, 2021
Building Occupancy: Spring 2022

Thanks to a generous gift from the Cummings Foundation, Tufts is excited to announce the development of a new academic building to be located on College Avenue next to the future MBTA station creating a new gateway to the campus. Critical to our growing academic programs, the new Cummings Center will also offer the opportunity to create event spaces on a scale that is competitive with peer universities.

Presentation on the Joyce Cummings Center

Project Update as of 11/1/20

  • Construction of the exterior shell has been completed.
  • All concrete floors and roof have been poured.
  • All exit stairs are in place.
  • The Cummings building and the Athletic District are connected to the Central Energy Plant (CEP) and electricity for these buildings will come from the CEP.
  • The exterior elevation is being installed and will continue through Spring 2021.
  • The interior framing is being installed and will continue through early 2021.  Interior plumbing, mechanical and electrical infrastructure is being installed and will continue through early 2021.