There are convenient self-service laundry machines in university residences on the Medford/Somerville and Boston campuses. Laundry machines on the Medford/Somerville campus accept JumboCash or cash. Boston accepts cash only. The JumboCash cost for a wash is $1.50. The cash price is $1.75 and requires quarters. The dryers are $1.50 per cycle with JumboCash and $1.75 with quarters. Additional drying time is $.25 per 12 minutes. Note: for the first time in 10 years, the price of doing laundry has just increased $.25 a load to the new $1.50 with JumboCash or $1.75 with quarters.
Use LaundryView. See if machines are available.
LaundryView is an on-line monitoring system in the larger residence halls. Using the LaundryView website, you can check machine availability and status from any place with internet access. www.laundryview.com.
LaundryView saves time. You can check machine availability before you head to the laundry room, receive notification when your laundry is done, or report a problem to keep all machines up and running.
Reporting a Problem
MacGray/CSC Service Works of Woburn, MA manages the laundry machines in the Tufts University residences.
To report a problem with any of the washers or dryers, submit the issue directly to MacGray /CSC through their LaundryLinx website: http://www.macgray.com/laundrylinx. Put in the password (jumbos) if requested, and immediately place a service request using the Machine ID located on the plate on the front of the washer or dryer. See sample Machine ID plate below. You will get a confirmation email of the service request and another email upon completion of the service, which may take 1-2 business days.