10 Akron Street


Akron St (10)
10 Akron Street
Cambridge, MA 02138


10 Akron Street



  • Non-smoking building
  • Graduate Commons Program
  • Sustainable Community Leaders Program
  • Children’s playroom*
  • Some furnished studio apartments
  • Elevator(s) in building
  • Accessible units available
  • LEED Gold certified
  • Additional storage is limited
  • Bicycle storage
  • Vending machines
  • Laundry room
  • Cable ready
  • Wireless Internet service
  • Kitchens include electric stove, microwave oven, dishwasher, disposal, and refrigerator
  • Central air conditioning
  • Smoke detectors
  • Sprinklers
  • Carpet and vinyl flooring
  • Heat, hot and cold water, sewer, and electricity included in the rent
  • Exercise room
  • Common room
  • Four study rooms

General Information

  • *Residents of 10 Akron Street with children up to eight years of age are eligible to participate in the building's Children’s Playroom program.
    • The playroom is membership-based, with membership terms running from July-December and January–June.
    • Spaces are limited.
    • Membership requirements include biannual membership fees (per semester), deposit, and collective cleaning responsibilities.
    • All playroom memberships are contingent upon members maintaining good standing. Failure to comply with the playroom policies and procedures may result in membership termination.
    • Please contact graduatecommons@harvard.edu for more information about the playroom.
  • Please note that the only furnished units at 10 Akron Street are studio apartments. View a complete list of Harvard University Housing furnished units.
  • View the Welcome Information for this property.

Parking Information

Harvard University Housing does not manage any parking facilities. Parking for residents is available, for a fee, through Harvard University Parking Services. For more information call 617-496-7827 or visit the Campus Service Center.

NOTE: Resident and visitor on-street parking permits are not available from the City of Cambridge for residents of this property.

View of 10 Akron Street from the Boston side of the Charles River, showing a little bit of Peabody Terrace and the Charles River
Furnished apartments:

Harvard University Housing's furnished apartments do not include linens, dishes, pots/pans, or cutlery. Furnishings differ by unit size and type. Please view our list of furnished units for more information.

Sustainability at Harvard:

Harvard University Housing is dedicated to continually fostering a community of sustainability by improving the efficiency of its buildings and providing residents with the tools and resources to reduce energy and conserve resources.

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