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World-renowned for its universities, Boston is the ultimate student city.
You'll discover a rich history, a thriving cafe culture and a wealth of green areas.

Nationality Breakdown

Accommodation options

Boston students benefit from an on-campus full-board residence but can also choose to stay with a local family or stay in a residence closer to downtown Boston.

Click on the links below to open Residential Accommodation factsheets or go to our Boston accommodation page for pictures and details:


The main public transport system in Boston is run by the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA). Known locally as the "T', it encompasses subway, bus, train and boat routes and is one of the most comprehensive transportation systems in the world.

Kings Boston is just 15-20 minutes from downtown Boston and easily accessible by car and public transportation.

It is just a 10-minute walk to the Chestnut Hill Station of the D branch on the Green Line of the subway system.

There is a regular shuttle service to and from the train station when Pine Manor classes are in session.

Medical care

When you arrive at Kings Boston, you should register with a local doctor, especially if you are studying for a long time.

We can help you do this. 

If you feel ill at any time during your stay at Kings Boston, you should first tell a member of staff or your host family. We will be able to help you to see your doctor if needed.

Above all, you should make sure you have full Kings medical insurance during your time in the USA.