University of Massachusetts Amherst

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Institution Profile

Name: University of Massachusetts Amherst

Address: 374 Whitmore Building 181 Presidents Drive

City: Amherst

State: MA, 01003

Website:

Phone: (413) 545-0111 x

Size: 20,000 and above

Setting: Town: Fringe

Sector: Public, 4-year or above

Highest Offering: Doctor's degree


Costs and Fees At-a-Glance

  • Application Fee: $75
  • Graduate Application Fee: $70
  • Tuition: $26,830
  • Books & Supplies: $1,000
  • Room & Board: $10,767

Submission Requirements Checklist

  • Admissions Tests: Required
  • Teacher Recommendations: Required
  • School GPA: Required
  • Class Rank: Recommended
  • Transcript: Required

Application Information

  • Application Deadline: January 15
  • Early Action: November 01

  • Common Application: yes
  • Universal Application: no

Student Body

In 2012, for all enrolled students the ratio of men to women:



In 2012, for all enrolled students the racial breakdown was:

Athletics

Conference: NCAA Division I-AA

Total Male Participants: 314

Total Female Participants: 291

Admissions

In 2012, the applicant pool for this institution was comprised of:

Applicant Pool Applications Acceptances Rate
Men 16,417 9,624 58%
Women 18,062 11,968 66%
Total 34,479 21,592 62%

Test Type Score Type 25% 75% Population
SAT Math 560 660 94%
Writing
Critical Reading 530 630
ACT English 20%
Math
Writing
Composite 24 28

Tuition

The table below contains estimates costs for full-time beginning undergraduate students.

Location 2009 - 10 2010 - 11 2011 - 12 2012 - 13
In District $11,917 $11,917 $12,797 $13,415
In State $11,917 $11,917 $12,797 $13,415
Out Of State $23,414 $23,813 $25,585 $26,830

Cost 2009 - 10 2010 - 11 2011 - 12 2012 - 13
Books $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 $1,000
Room & Board $8,276 $8,814 $9,512 $9,937

Enrollments

In 2012, the enrollment at this institution was comprised of:

Degree Type Part Time Full Time Total
Total 5,602 22,634 28,236
Graduate 3,980 2,328 6,308
Undergraduate 1,622 20,306 21,928

Financial Aid

Below is the average financial aid information for those who were entering postsecondary education for the first time in 2012.

Grant Num Students Pct Students Avg Amount Total
Federal Grant 1,104 23% $4,347 $4,799,319
State/Local Grant 2,532 53% $2,125 $5,381,193
Institution Grant 2,735 57% $5,541 $15,154,618
Loan Aid 3,052 64% $7,124 $21,743,149
Total Aid 3,595 75% $7,047 $25,335,130

To calculate how much attending this institution might cost you, you can visit the net price calculator on the insitution's website.

Financial aid is only available to those who qualify


Majors Offered

The listing below shows the most popular undergraduate majors offered based on how many graduates the program had.




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