Cappex.com - College search made simple.
Dismiss notification

Interested in this school?

Please type at least the first 4 letters of the school name.

Discussions

What are others saying about University of Massachusetts-Amherst?

Academic Rigor
3.9560
Dorm Life
4.0362
Food and Dining
4.5857
Bang for the buck
4.2421
Clubs and Activities
4.6111
Campus Safety
4.2361
Most Helpful Review for University of Massachusetts-Amherst
  • Category: Bang for the buck
  • Review by: Naja from Millville, MA
  • 25 out of 28 people found this review helpful

For a great undergraduate education you don't need to spend tons of money, especially if you are planing to continue you education after undergrad. UMass Amherst has understanding professors, knowledgeable teaching assistants, award winning dining, and a campus designed to fit anyone's personality.

Read the full review

To find more tips for prospective students, what to do for fun and whether this school is great for a particular type of student read the 188 reviews for University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Got something to say?
Create an account to write a review

Need more information?

Curious about something that isn't answered here? Feel free to ask University of Massachusetts-Amherst a question

Discuss this School on Facebook

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
  • 0
  • Amy from Nashua, NH
  • Jan-06-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I toured UMass AMherst and loved it!! Not to mention I also love the food. I really like how big and spread out the campus is, but still accessible through the campus bus.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Amanda from Tooele, UT
  • Jan-05-2015 I am a current student here

    UMass is a fantastic place for food, education, and socialization. There are always opportunities for help and advise at UMass. UMass is the place to go to learn new things and have new experiences.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Joshua from Fall River, MA
  • Dec-24-2014 I am a current student here

    University of Massachusetts Amherst is a very fun school. There are a lot of educational opportunities available for students and a lot of majors to choose from. It has a caring community that wants to see all its students succeed.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Sam
  • Dec-22-2014 I am a current student here

    UMass is full of students that can balance school and have fun. There's something for everyone, whether you like to party or just hangout. Lots of opportunities for both now and in the future.

    Read More
  • 0
  • anonymous
  • Dec-10-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The Campus is pretty big. I have friends who went there and loved it. I am hoping to get accepted!

    Read More
  • 0
  • Tom
  • Dec-01-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    very cool campus. the food was very good and I really enjoy the different dorm cultures.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Chely from Bedford, MA
  • Oct-15-2014 I am a current student here

    I would rate Umass Amherst as an overall good school to attend. It has grown and become more competitive which makes it look better and is also a good pick for those struggling financially. There are several majors to choose from that may not be offered in other schools along with several other benefits that made it my to pick.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Anon
  • May-14-2014 I am a current student here

    UMass is a very awesome school. There is so much variety and opportunities to be taken advantage of here. Also, the marching band is one of the best you will ever see!

    Read More
  • 0
  • Caroline from NH
  • Apr-29-2014 I am a current student here

    It's an incredibly large school, but it has a lot of opportunities. I love the campus, but there's a lot of construction going on all the time. There's a lot to do but it's very easy to get away from the noise and socialization if you need to.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Megan from Ayer, MA
  • Apr-26-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    It appears to have a lot of opportunities for different studies. I have been accepted into the Honor college and from being around campus There are many different foods to choose from.

    Read More