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School of Arts and Sciences

Housing Assistance for Faculty

This program helps full-time faculty in Arts & Sciences and Engineering find a place to live until they become familiar with the area and can make more informed decisions about where to live.

Rental Apartments via Walnut Hill Properties

Walnut Hill Properties is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tufts University that offers rental housing near campus to Tufts affiliates (faculty, staff and graduate students). A range of unit sizes are offered, subject to availability. Tenancies with Walnut Hill Properties are limited to three years. For more information, interested faculty should contact Cheryl Smith, Property Manager at Walnut Hill at 781-391-5300.

Off-Campus Housing Resource Center

The Off-Campus Housing Resource Center at Tufts is designed for students, but faculty are welcome to access it as well. Visit the Off-Campus Housing Resource Center website for a list of local realtors, online rental/real estate listings, and other resources for renters (typical rents, rights and responsibilities of renters, area resources, etc.).

Relocation Services

Tufts offers a range of relocation services: arrangements with moving companies that offer preferential services and rates; assistance with rentals and purchases; and mortgage service programs. Tufts-approved vendors include Olympia Moving and Storage, Personal Movers, Sterling Movers, and Coldwell Banker Relocation Services. For more information, contact