Housing

Housing for 2017 Writers’ Workshop

There is no housing available directly on the campus of UMass Boston for our Writers' Workshop. There are however several local housing options that are affordable. See below for some recommendations.

Bed & Breakfasts:

Abygayle’s B&B, near Boston University

  • $100 per night – but make sure of availability, check with Rebecca at 1-800-347-5088
  • On the Green Line of MBTA (at Park Street stop, take the Red Line to JFK/UMASS) 

AirBNB, locations all over Boston

  • Enter the dates you want, and any other search criteria (e.g. maximum price, desired amenities, etc.)
  • The site will show you all available places that match
  • You must have an Airbnb account in order to book a room (the account is free)

College Dorms:

Mass College of Art Residence Hall

  • $384 per person per week (or $64 per night) for the "Treehouse"
  • $420 per person per week (or $70 per night) for the "Artists' Residence"
  • 600 Rear Huntington Avenue 
  • On the Green Line of MBTA (at Park Street stop, take the Red Line to JFK/UMASS) 

Please click here for a PDF with detailed information on these accomodations.

If you would like to stay on the MassArt Campus, please email capstonemangement@massart.edu with the following information:

  1. The dates you are looking to stay (arrival and departure dates)
  2. Whether or not you would like to include linen
  3. Your first preference of building, Treehouse or Artists' Residence (we will make every effort to accommodate you in your first preference, based on availability).

Capstone Management Phone number: 617.879.5103