What are the requirements to get into UMass Amherst?

UMass Amherst Admissions Checklist:

  • A 1292 on the SAT or higher.
  • An ACT score of at least 28.8.
  • A 3.90 GPA.
  • High grades in AP, IB, or other challenging, college-prep courses.
  • Strong, thoughtful responses to the supplementary essay questions.

Is UMass Boston Expensive?

The overall cost for on-campus, in-state students to attend University of Massachusetts – Boston in 2019 – 2020 was $35,287. The cost for out-of-state students is more, with an overall expected four-year cost of $264,196 based on a yearly growth rate of 4.9%. The expected two-year cost is $125,759.

Does UMass Boston give merit scholarships?

Students are automatically considered for UMass Boston’s merit scholarship aid based on their admissions application. The Office of Undergraduate Admissions will notify recipients at the time of acceptance if they have been selected for one of these scholarships.

What is Umass Boston tuition?

Local tuition 14,613 USD, Domestic tuition 35,075 USD (2019 – 20)

Can freshman have cars at Umass Boston?

Parking on campus remains prohibited for the campus community with the exception of necessary personnel. As such, the selling of parking passes and parking fees are not available at this time.

How much is housing at Umass Boston?

Single Unit Floor Plans

Room Type Square Footage Housing for Semester (per resident)
Single Unit w/Community Bath 145 sq. ft. $6,068
Single Unit w/Private Bath 210 sq. ft. $6,752
Large Single Unit w/Private Bath 275 sq. ft. $6,880

Which UMass is the hardest to get into?

  • Harvard University. 4 Year. Cambridge, MA.
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 4 Year. Cambridge, MA.
  • Williams College. 4 Year. Williamstown, MA.
  • Amherst College. 4 Year. Amherst, MA.
  • Tufts University. 4 Year. Medford, MA.
  • Wellesley College. 4 Year. Wellesley, MA.
  • Northeastern University. 4 Year. Boston, MA.
  • Boston University. 4 Year.

How do I get to UMass Boston by train?

How To Get To UMass Boston Campus

  1. Subway. Take the Red Line to JFK/UMass MBTA station.
  2. Commuter Rail. Take the commuter rail to the JFK/UMass MBTA station from the South Shore on the Middleboro, Plymouth and Greenbush lines.
  3. Bus.
  4. By Car from the North.
  5. By Car from the South.
  6. By Car from the West.

Can freshman bring cars to UMass Amherst?

Freshman are allowed to bring cars but get parking early!

Can you have a car at Umass Amherst?

Parking is allowed only in designated areas. Unless you park at a meter or in the parking garage, you must register with Parking Services and purchase a parking permit. The permit will be issued for your specific car and will be valid only in a specific location.

How far is Umass Amherst from Boston?

75 miles

How much is a Umass Amherst parking pass?

Buy a One-Day Temporary Parking Pass: $8.00/day from Parking Services. Long-term (multi-day) parking passes are also available from Parking Services.

Does UMass Amherst require SAT 2021?

For admission to UMass Amherst, the SAT/ACT requirement has been removed starting with spring 2021 entry and continuing through the spring 2023 admissions cycle.

Does Umass Amherst give merit scholarships?

Scholarships are often awarded on the basis of academic merit. Most financial aid awards will not meet the full amount of a student’s financial need.

Does UMass Boston have dorms?

Does UMass Boston have residence halls? UMass Boston opened its first residence halls the fall of 2018. If you are interested in applying to live on campus, please go to the on-campus housing page. Our students live all over the Boston area.