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Housing Resources

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Finding a place to live in the Boston area can seem complicated at first, but there are a number of online resources to help.

Online Housing Resources

Tufts University School of Medicine maintains some information on housing resources. This site is designed for TUSM medical school students, but the links at the bottom contain good information on apartment hunting, having a car in Boston, the various neighborhoods, and more.

Although primarily focused on the Medford/Somerville campus, Off-Campus Housing is a site maintained by the School of Arts & Sciences on the Medford campus is a free service to the Tufts community, and covers topics including rental listings and Massachusetts tenant rights.

On-Campus Housing

Posner Dormitory is located at 200 Harrison Avenue on the Health Sciences campus and has 94 rooms available to students.

Short-term Housing

Need short-term housing? Hostelling International's Boston hostel is located less than 5 minutes away by foot from the Health Sciences campus.

When making your online booking, enter the promo code, "Tufts" to receive a 10% discount.
HI Boston Hostel
19 Stuart Street
Boston, MA 02116
Phone: 617-536-9455 
Book here

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