Marine Operations

Waterfront Recreation Program

person in kayak


The UMass Boston Waterfront Recreation Program provides:

  • FREE use of boats all summer long for students*
  • Kayaking
  • Stand up paddle boards
  • Membership opportunities for the community, staff, and faculty

*for students with valid ID and members

Watersports at UMass Boston

Closed For The Season

Due to the impacts of construction on campus and related accessibility upgrades taking place this season to the Fox Point Dock we are limiting our regular waterfront activities and programming. However we will still be offering kayaking and standup paddleboarding FREE for UMass Boston students with a valid ID. **Contract with Boating in Boston has ended, please stay tuned for next season's waterfront recreation services.