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How to access and create an account to the Washington Post through Tufts.

How to Create An Account through Tufts

  1. Visit
  2. Enter your Tufts email address, agree to the Terms of Service and select "Continue"
  3. Create a password and select "create an account"
  4. Select your name in the upper-right corner
  5. Select My Post
  6. Ensure your email address is verified, if not, select "Send verification email".
  7. Once verified, select the Subscription & Billing tab
  8. Select "Activate free digital access"
  9. Once activated, you will have access to the Washington Post from any device.

NOTE: Only the most recent 15 years is available. View the WP JumboSearch record for earlier content.

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Mobile Access

After you have created your account, you can download the free smartphone or iPad app by visiting Washington Post Mobile Apps or your app store.