Mount Ida Campus

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New Hall
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. 


Floor Plans: 1 | 2

Summer Housing

Students can find more information about Summer Housing for internships here.

Housing For UMass Students Participating in Boston Internship

Students attending fall internships in the Boston area can live in New Hall at Mount Ida.  Interested students can request an appointment and select from available spaces in SPIRE.

Mount Ida Campus Room Selection
Appointment Request: Now - August 15 at 11:59pm
Appointments Post: One Business Day After Request
Room Selection: June 20 - August 16

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 sujbect to the Cancellation Fee Schedule.

Housing Rates

The rates below are the projected for Fall 2019 - Spring 2020.  Fall 2019 - Spring 2020 rates will be finalized by the Board of Trustees typically in late June.  We anticipate a rate increase of 3-5% for the upcoming year. Rate information will be updated here as soon as new information is available.

Shared Room Semester:  $4143
Single Room Semester:  $5368

Shared Room Weekly:  $230
Single Room Weekly:  $298

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.

Mailing Address

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