University of Massachusetts-Boston

Boston, MA, USA
3.17 Average Rating

The University of Massachusetts-Boston is a public research institution and part of the University of Massachusetts System. The Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-serving institution is part of the Greater Boston Urban Education Collaborative. The Princeton Review lists the school among their “Best Northeastern” colleges list. UMass Boston is partners with IBM, Sanofi, Genzyme, and the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center as part of its research initiative.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
80%
Out of State Students
5%
0
100
69%
Acceptance Rate
Average SAT Composite: 1055
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 1, 2018 May 1, 2019
Fall Regular Decision March 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
Spring Regular Decision December 15, 2018
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
16,415
Total Number of Undergrads
12,660
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
16%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
42%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
17:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$11,789
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$13,110
Out-of-State Tuition
$31,698
0
100
88%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
73%
Average Aid Per Year
$9,773
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
51%
49%
Student Organizations
164
Size of Town
City: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Boston
New York
San Francisco
Washington
Providence
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$47,000
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What Students Are Saying

3.17 Average Rating
umass boston is a booming commuter school.
people from all over the world go to umass boston.
the college of nursing and health sciences is awesome.
Maureen from West Roxbury, MA
Most diverse school.
Marian from Boston, MA

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