Visitors Guide to UMass Amherst

About UMass Amherst

University of Massachusetts Amherst, UMass c/o @ umass

University of Massachusetts Amherst, UMass c/o @umass

The University of Massachusetts at Amherst was founded in 1863 and is located in Amherst, Massachusetts, sharing a college town with Amherst College. The public school's suburban campus covers 1,463 acres and is home to total of 23,373 undergraduate students. UMass Amherst is ranked 75th in National Universities, with Boston College, Boston University, or Northeastern University being close comparisons. 

Location: Amherst, MA
Region: Northeast
Type: Public
Size: Large
Tuition: In-state $15,596, out-of-state $33,662.

Sports Divisions: NCAA Division I
Greek Life: Yes

Admissions Page: Click here
Avg. SAT: 1830 out of 2400
Common App: Yes
Supplement Essays: Yes
Application Options: Early Action, Rolling
Acceptance Rate: 58.3%


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