Once you complete all these requirements, mark your calendar with those important dates and make your travel arrangements. Please refer to the Stonehill Academic Calendar for travel planning purposes (international students are allowed to stay on campus during short holidays). If you plan on travelling home over the summer, please check the Stonehill Academic Calendar to ensure that travel arrangements are made after final examinations.
Airport arrival information: Logan International Airport, Boston is the closest international airport to Stonehill College.
For Customs at the airport you should have with you everything you needed for your F-1 Student Visa appointment, but you will not need:
- Photograph size 2 x 2
- A copy of your standardized test scores (TOEFL)
- Transcripts, diplomas, degrees, or certificates from schools you attended
When to Arrive on Campus
International students may arrive on campus only on Thursday, Aug. 24, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. To gain access to your room, contact Andy Anderson, associate director of Residence Life, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 508-565-1290 to discuss about your arrival, room readiness,keys, etc.
If you plan to arrive in the US earlier than this date you should plan to stay in a local hotel. Information on convenient local accommodations can be found on our website.
Transportation to Campus
Stonehill College does not provide transportation from the airport to campus. There are several options for transportation once you arrive in Boston. Please note that Stonehill College is approximately 27 miles south of Logan International.
Option A - Taxi Services
ETA: 45 minutes with no traffic | Price: approximately $60 USD
Using cell phone applications: Uber or Lyft. Without Internet: Yellow Cab of Quincy 617-773-6262 or Quincy Taxi 617-786-8294, A&T Livery 781-344-6666. Please note that taxi costs are subject to change based on rates, traffic, distance, etc.
Option B - Public Transportation
ETA: two hours (depending on the time of day) | Price: approximately $50 USD
Click here to open Google Maps to get directions from Logan International to Stonehill College.
Option C - Rideshare app (Uber, Lyft)
Many students prefer to use a rideshare service app. These are in no way connected to the College.