Student Support Resources

These are local resources to help students meet basic needs during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are a student looking for emergency resources or support services and are not finding what you need, please contact Dean of Students Office and explore Single Stop Resources.
 

Food | Shelter | Utilities & Internet | Healthcare | Financial Assistance | Social Services | Miscellaneous

 

Food

Shelter

Utilities & Internet

Healthcare

  • MassHealth Open Enrollment – Free or heavily-subsidized health insurance plans  
    • Application period extended through April 25 
    • Phone: 1-877-MA-ENROLL (1-877-623-6765)

Financial assistance

Social Service Agencies

Miscellaneous Resources

  • Moving and storage:
  • Legal:
    • UMass Student Legal Services Office (SLSO) – free legal consultation for all fee-paying students on any legal matter
    • Attorney General Maura Healey’s Office – advocacy for consumers, labor, healthcare, childcare, and more
      Information about sick time laws:
      617-727-3465
      Help with insurance claims or medical bills:
      888-830-6277
      Report price gouging or defective products:
      617-727-8400