Student T-Pass Program

The T (MBTA) is the operator of subway/trolley, bus, commuter rail, and commuter boat services in and outside of Boston. Find maps, schedules, and service alerts.

New England Conservatory offers discounted rates to students who purchase semester T Passes in advance. The discount is available in 4-month bundles, as outlined in the table on this page.

This year, you can purchase the passes directly from your phone through the Transact Mobile Ordering app, available on major app stores. The Spring T-Pass provides unlimited rides from February 1 to May 31, 2021. 

The deadline for ordering and payment is 11pm EST on Wednesday, January 27th

Passes will be available for pickup in the NEC mailroom beginning Friday, January 29th.

Please bring your NEC ID and receipt, which will be viewable through the Transact app. Directions for navigating the app are included below as a PDF. Please note that there are no cancellations or refunds once an order has been placed.

If you are having any issues with the app, please reach out to


Type of Pass

11% Discounted Rate / 4 Months

Local Bus $192
LINK (subway & bus) $320
Zone 1A $320
Zone 1 $760
Zone 2 $824
Zone 3


Zone 4 $1,000

All prices are in U.S. dollars


MBTA Map with NEC Stops

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Transact Mobile Ordering How-To Guide

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