Family Housing

Family Housing

Welcome to Family Housing at UMass Amherst!

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Our primary goal is to provide comfortable, attractive, safe, well-maintained, and affordable apartments to eligible UMass affiliated students who are married and/or have dependent children. Eligible students live in one and two bedroom unfurnished apartments in North Village. These apartments are located in beautiful North Amherst, a half a mile from campus and a mile and a half from vibrant downtown Amherst.

North Village Apartments

Family Housing offers unfurnished one bedroom (371SF), two bedroom (505SF) and accessible (500+SF) apartments for rent to eligible UMass affiliated student families in North Village.  To determine if you are eligible for Family Housing in the North Village Apartments please click here.
**Apartments are typically rented through a waitlist process. Please see Application Process or contact the Family Housing Office for more information.**

Family Housing Staff

Family Housing Office

The Family Housing Office is located in North Village, C-01, 990 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002. The Family Housing Office is the administrative office. Staff members handle apartment leasing, facilitate maintenance requests, and student resident relations. If you have any questions related to Family Housing stop in or contact the Family Housing Office at (413) 545-3115, Monday-Friday, 7:00am-3:00pm.

Resident Managers

Resident Managers are Family Housing staff members who are students living in North Village. Resident Managers are on duty when the Family Housing Office is closed, Monday – Friday 5:00pm – 8:30am and 24 hours on weekends and holidays. Resident Managers are available to help you with problems in your apartment, such as lockouts, plumbing or electrical problems. Resident Managers also hold regular hours in the Community Center, H-02, Monday-Thursday evenings.

Sections A, B and D  -  Resident Apartment Manager, A-02:  413-546-7297
Sections C, E, F and H  -   Resident Apartment Manager, H-14:  413-546-0449
Sections G, I, J  -  Resident Apartment Manager, I-10:  413-546-3170
On Duty Cell Phone: 413-546-1602

Contact Us!

North Village C-01
990 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01002
(413) 545-3115

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 7:00am-3:00pm

North Village Community Development Staff

Apartment Complex Coordinator
Abed Jaradat, 413-545-7111,

North Village Program Coordinator
Promise Mchenga,