The University of Massachusetts Boston wishes to protect the safety of its community members, research, and facilities during periods of inclement weather or emergency situations.
The Campus Closure Policy applies to students, faculty, staff, and visitors to the UMass Boston campus, located at 100 Morrissey Boulevard and 150 Mount Vernon Street.
When the campus is closed, online classes will be held as scheduled.
Useful Links & Resources
- Accessing the UMass Boston Alert System
- Weather-Ready Nation (WRN)
- Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) Alerts
- DCR Roadway Closure Alerts
- City of Boston Snow Center
- MBTA T-Alerts
- (WRN) Winter Safety
Questions and Answers
Q: Who should I contact with UMass Shuttle concerns? Who should I call with parking issues?
A: Office of Transportation Services - 617.287.5040. Shuttle riders can download UMass Boston's mobile app. For more information, please go to www.umb.edu/gettinghere.
Q: What if I have MBTA questions and concerns?
A: MBTA travel info, schedule, comments or complaints - 800.392.6100. For more information, please visit MBTA Customer Support
Q: What if I see or experience unsafe conditions on campus such as icy roads, unplowed sidewalks?.
A: Campus Police (Public Safety Office) - 617.287.7799
What's the weather like on campus?
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UMass Boston Events Calendar
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Campus Closure Policy
Learn about how the university evaluates campus closure decisions.