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

Size: 20,000 and above

Setting: Suburb: Large

Sector: Public, 4-year or above

Highest Offering: Doctor's degree


Costs and Fees At-a-Glance

  • Application Fee: $75
  • Graduate Application Fee: $75
  • Tuition: $28,159
  • Books & Supplies: $1,000
  • Room & Board: $11,166

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 2013, for all enrolled students the ratio of men to women:



In 2013, for all enrolled students the racial breakdown was:

Athletics

Conference: NCAA Division I-AA

Total Male Participants: 314

Total Female Participants: 291

Admissions

In 2013, the applicant pool for this institution was comprised of:

Applicant Pool Applications Acceptances Rate
Men 17,361 10,722 61%
Women 18,651 11,943 64%
Total 36,012 22,665 62%

Test Type Score Type 25% 75% Population
SAT Math 570 670 92%
Writing
Critical Reading 540 640
ACT English 20%
Math
Writing
Composite 24 29

Tuition

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

Location 2010 - 11 2011 - 12 2012 - 13 2013 - 14
In District $11,917 $12,797 $13,415 $13,443
In State $11,917 $12,797 $13,415 $13,443
Out Of State $23,813 $25,585 $26,830 $28,159

Cost 2010 - 11 2011 - 12 2012 - 13 2013 - 14
Books $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 $1,000
Room & Board $8,814 $9,512 $9,937 $10,439

Enrollments

In 2013, the enrollment at this institution was comprised of:

Degree Type Part Time Full Time Total
Total 5,710 22,808 28,518
Graduate 4,081 2,303 6,384
Undergraduate 1,629 20,505 22,134

Financial Aid

Below is the average financial aid information for those who were entering postsecondary education for the first time in 2013.

Grant Num Students Pct Students Avg Amount Total
Federal Grant 1,028 22% $4,448 $4,572,564
State/Local Grant 2,462 53% $2,144 $5,278,757
Institution Grant 2,585 55% $6,074 $15,701,841
Loan Aid 2,851 61% $8,146 $23,222,988
Total Aid 3,499 75% $7,303 $25,553,162

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




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