The Residence Halls on the University of Massachusetts Boston campus are traditional style and offer easy access to Boston and surrounding locations for your internship.
Located on Columbia Point in Boston, the community offers wireless internet service throughout the building, a laundry room for all residents, lounges on each residential floor with TV and smaller study rooms on the ground floor. Summer residents are also able to purchase a summer membership for the campus fitness center!
The Residence Halls are a secure building with 24-hour security at the turnstile to reach the residential floors. Our summer staff are available for any questions you may have and to help make your stay as comfortable as possible while you focus on your internship. Our office is open Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm.
We invite you to view our virtual tours on our YouTube page to see yourself in residence with us and contact us with any questions you may have about summer housing in the UMass Boston Residence Halls.
Living on campus at UMass Boston is a great way to round out your internship in the Boston area. Close to public transportation and a short trip to various summer attractions in Boston, you will love our building (opened in 2018) and the convenience of staying here this summer!
who can stay here?
intern housing availability
Maximum Length of Stay: 76 nights
Last Check Out: August 17, 2024
There is a small community kitchenette on the first floor of the West building. This kitchenette includes a microwave, full size fridge and convection oven. All summer residents are able to use these items and store food in the fridge. All food left in the common fridge must be labeled with resident name and date. It is advisable for residents to have their own mini-fridge to assist with food storage over the summer.
Summer membership to the Beacon Fitness Center is available for purchase. The fitness center is filled with state-of-the-art fitness equipment that will satisfy both the inexperienced and experienced user. Precor, Matrix, and cardiovascular equipment are complemented by Paramount and Hammer strength equipment. Facility amenities include locker rooms with bathrooms, showers, and racquetball/squash courts. Patrons can secure their belongings by requesting a day locker. Fitness center facility amenities include locker rooms with bathrooms, showers, and racquetball/squash courts. Patrons can secure their belongings by requesting a day lock.
On-site parking is also available for a fee through the campus Parking and Transportation Office. Please direct all parking related questions to their office at email@example.com
things to do around Boston
There is nothing like summer in Boston and when you want to enjoy what Downtown Boston and the surrounding areas has to offer, you are a short train ride away!
When you want to stay a little closer to your summer home, there is a grocery store, banks and take out delivery options a short distance or delivery time away.
Take time after your internship to explore Boston and the surrounding cities while soaking in the history and culture around you!
Helpful links and local attractions:
MBTA - public transportation
Fenway Park - Boston Redsox Home field