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Family Housing

Welcome to Family Housing at UMass Amherst!

Our primary goal is to provide comfortable, attractive, safe, well-maintained, and affordable apartments to UMass students who are married or who have a dependent child. Family Housing is available in North Village Apartments located in beautiful North Amherst. The apartments are only half a mile from campus and a mile and a half from vibrant downtown Amherst.

North Village offers a total of 237 apartments, 120 one-bedroom apartments and 104 two- bedroom apartments. Family Housing also has 13 apartments for students with wheelchair access requirements.

To determine if you are eligible for Family Housing in the North Village Apartments please click here.

**When Family Housing Apartments become available, they will be listed on the Off Campus Student Services Website. To see what is available now, please click here. **

The North Village Apartments

120 one-bedroom apartments (371 square feet each),
104 two-bedroom apartments (505 square feet each),
13 apartments modified for students with wheelchair access requirements (500+ square feet each) consisting of 11 one-bedroom apartments and 2 two-bedroom apartments.
All units in North Village are unfurnished.

Note: In accordance with the Massachusetts State Sanitary Code, the total number of people residing in a North Village apartment may NOT exceed three for a one-bedroom and four for a two-bedroom apartment.

One-Bedroom Layout


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Two-Bedroom Layout


Map of North Village


Additional On Campus Housing Questions?
Contact Family Housing at (413) 545-3115, Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm or email