New Hall houses 132 students in a combination of single and shared rooms. There are shared bathrooms, ample lounge space, kitchens, and a laundry room in the hall.
Students interested in attending spring internships in the Boston area can live in New Hall at Mount Ida. Interested students can apply using the Housing Interest Form.
Students who are accepted will be given more information for how to select their assignment using Online Room Selection in SPIRE.
Mount Ida Campus Room Selection
Spring Assignment Change Information will be available soon.
Please only select this space if you are sure you want to live on campus. UMass Amherst students who select a space using this process will release their previous assignment, which will be available to other students seeking assignment. Also, student who select an assignment and later cancel are subject to the Cancellation Fee Schedule.
Information about Meal Plans can be found here.
The 2019-2020 rates are :
Shared Room Semester: $3,640
Single Room Semester: $4,795
New Hall is a Break Housing Hall that remains open during Thanksgiving, Wintersession and Spring Break. If students need housing for less than a full semester period of time the weekly rate can be used.
In order to receive mail at your residence hall, it should be addressed using the following form:
New Hall, Room #
Mt Ida Campus of UMass
777 Dedham Street
Newton, MA 02459