Retirement communities with university ties
Lasell Village at Lasell College
- Location: Newton, Mass., on the Lasell College campus
- Type of facility: Independent living with a continuum of care
- Accommodations: Apartments
- Entry fee $300,000 to $900,000
- Monthly fee $3,200 to $7,100
Continuing education is a requirement at Lasell Village; members must complete 450 hours of learning and fitness activity each year as a condition of residency. These need not be in the classroom. Mentoring students or campus organizations, engaging in community service, education travel, independent study, continued employment and many other options are acceptable alternatives. Village residents also participate in entertainment and cultural activities on campus.