The largest public university in New England, the University of Massachusetts-Amherst is the original campus in the UM System. UMass is a land-grant university with the “Highest Research Activity" and the U.S. News & World Report ranks the UMass Amherst campus as #26 in National Universities. The university is committed to inclusion and features an LGBTQ Center, as well as a Women's Center, on top of the 100 academic courses on diversity-related topics. The campus is home to the Institute of Applied Life Sciences and the Center of Data Science, and all students can take advantage of the nationally-ranked online education.
Umass Amherst is a great school with abundant of activities and academic assistance. Within a nice and suitable environment to study and learn, you will able to explore one of the most beautiful places in the world.
Jian from Jamaica Plain, MA
This is my home. UMASS Amherst is unlike any place I have seen because it is this massive city cradled in a gorgeous, mountain-crested valley. Also, even though the campus is massive, you don't feel anything less than at home in your niche: U R UMASS.