Applicants needing accommodations while in town for interviews can find a variety of hotel options near campus. Some current UMMS students are willing to host out-of-state guests coming to Worcester for interviews at the UMMS main campus. There may also be overnight facilities available at the UMMS Baystate regional campus as well.
Information on how to make arrangements with a UMMS Worcester student host will be provided to you when you have confirmed your interview date. Please let the Interview Coordinator know that you are traveling from out of state and that you would like to arrange for a student host. You will be contacted by the Student Hosting Stewards. Arrangements will be made on an as available basis. Reminder that this option is available only to out of state applicants. Student hosts are not responsible for transportation to and from area airports.
Please Note: The opportunity to potentially stay with a current UMMS student during your school visit is being provided as a courtesy to you and is not in any way sponsored, endorsed, managed or supervised by UMMS in any way. This housing is privately owned and/or rented by School of Medicine students and not by UMMS. UMMS has no control over these premises or the activities that occur thereon. Accordingly, should you elect to stay at one of these private residences, you do so voluntarily, at your own risk, and know that UMMS is in no way responsible for same.
If you are an out-of-state applicant and you have been invited to interview for the PURCH Track, please submit an inquiry to PURCH@baystatehealth.org, as Baystate may be able to provide housing on the night prior to your PURCH interview day in Springfield. Please note that requests may not always be accommodated, based on occupancy.