News

Prep Work Underway in Wheatley and McCormack

Office of Communications | May 18, 2017

Members of the Renovations to Existing Academic Buildings (REAB) project team with UMass facilities will be investigating mechanical systems on the upper three floors of Wheatley and McCormack halls for two weeks beginning on Friday, preparing for renovations and upgrades.

Trees Planted Along University Drive South

Office of Communications | May 08, 2017

Just two days before Arbor Day, the first batch of 274 trees began to arrive at UMass Boston for spring planting, part of the final landscaping work for the soon-to-opened University Drive South, a tree-lined, two-way street with wide sidewalks and bike lanes near the new Fox Point Dock.

Attend a Campus Construction Brown Bag Briefing April 26

Office of Communications | April 24, 2017

Join the Construction Impact Awareness and Advisory Committee for a brown bag briefing Wednesday, April 26, at noon in the Campus Center, Ballroom A.

Webcam Captures Views of Rising Residence Hall

Office of Communications | April 19, 2017

Visit the webcam page to watch the Residence Hall rise.

Changes Continue by University Hall; MBTA Bus Stop Moves

Office of Communications | March 31, 2017

Construction beginning April 3 on the new roadway section in front of University Hall will close the waterfront entrance to University Hall and decrease existing road space available for buses for the next several weeks.

Parking Closures During Spring Break; MBTA Bus Changes

Office of Communications | March 10, 2017

The upper level of the Campus Center garage will be closed starting Monday, March 13, through Friday, March 17, as utility crews install insulation as part of the UCRR project.

Welcome Back: Construction Progress and Travel Tips

Office of Communications | January 22, 2017

Work continues on two campus firsts—UMass Boston's 1,077-bed residence hall and a free-standing 1,400-space parking garage—and on the utility and roadway project.

Construction Activities Ramp Up During Winter Semester

Office of Communications | December 23, 2016

The upper level of the Campus Center Garage will be closed starting Tuesday, December 27. It will reopen before the spring semester begins on Monday, January 23.

Test Pile Driving to Begin on Future Parking Garage

Office of Communications | December 21, 2016

Construction will begin next Tuesday, December 27 on UMass Boston’s first free-standing parking garage with test pile driving taking place through January 6, from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Tuesday through Friday.

HarborWalk Section to Close Weekdays for Repairs and Dock Upgrades

Office of Communications | November 30, 2016

The UMass Boston section of the HarborWalk will close on weekdays from 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. for approximately two weeks, beginning on Thursday, December 1 and ending Friday, December 16.