Coronavirus Update 

UMass Amherst's spring semester plan prioritizes public health and safety, including an expanded COVID-19 testing program. For more information, go to UMass students living/learning at Mount Ida should go to the Student Health Hub schedule their Covid-19 test.

All services, hours and protocols are subject to change due to updated guidance from the university and public health officials. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Holtzman Medical Group Covid-19 Vaccination Clinic Information


Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy


Welcome to the Mount Ida Campus

The Mount Ida Campus offers a wealth of opportunities for UMass Amherst students as they engage in their academic pursuits and prepare for meaningful and rewarding careers.

Read the chancellor's message.


  • Sign for Holtzman Medical Group vaccine clinic outside Shaw Hall on Mount Ida Campus

    Vaccine Clinic Opens

    Mount Ida Campus of UMass Amherst Partners with Brookline’s Holtzman Medical Group on COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

  • UMass Amherst building and construction tech students make Mount Ida Campus a better place.

    Work, Learn, Live

    UMass Amherst building and construction tech students make Mount Ida Campus a better place

  • UMass Amherst public health student Ian Worstell

    The Right Place at the Right Time

    UMass Amherst student’s internship becomes once-in-a-lifetime opportunity

Navigating campus

Academics at the Mount Ida Campus

Information about academic programs and the Wadsworth Library on the Mount Ida Campus.

Campus life at Mount Ida

Connect with campus safety, information technology, dining, health and counseling services, and mail delivery.

Shaw Hall

Information on services and staff at the Mount Ida Campus.

Student Life at Mount Ida

Office of Student Life at the Mount Ida Campus of the UMass Amherst.



Visit the Mount Ida Campus


Visiting the campus

The 72-acre University of Massachusetts Mount Ida Campus is located at 100 Carlson Ave, Newton, MA. Approximately 8 miles from downtown Boston. The campus is accessible off Interstate 95 as well as via public transportation. 


Mount Ida Campus facilities


Interested in using Mount Ida Campus facilities?

Looking for space to hold meetings and events or locations for athletic events? 

Facilities and fields are available for rent on the Mount Ida Campus of UMass Amherst for individuals and external organizations whose mission is consistent with that of the University.


The Mount Ida mustang statue


Former Mount Ida College students and alumni

Visit the main landing page for former students and alumni of Mount Ida College to obtain information regarding transcript requests and other transitional services.