School Overview

University of Massachusetts-Boston is a Public, 4 years college located in Boston, Massachusetts. Massachusetts-Boston ranked 368th in National Universities and 45th in Massachusetts Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 16,259 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Massachusetts-Boston's acceptance rate is 79.00% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Massachusetts-Boston is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education.
Contact Information
Address100 Morrissey Boulevard, Boston, MA 02125-3393
Phone617-287-5000
WEBwww.umb.edu
Admission Information
Admissionwww.umb.edu/admissions
Financial Aidwww.umb.edu/admissions/financial_aid_scholarships
Net Price Calculatorhttps://umb.studentaidcalculator.com/survey.aspx
Veterans Tuitionwww.umb.edu/admissions/va
Disability Servicewww.umb.edu/academics/vpass/disability
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of Massachusetts-Boston is 79.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 17.00%. The application fees are $60 for undergraduate programs and $60 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate79.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)17.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$60
Graduate Application Fees$60

Tuition & Fees

Massachusetts-Boston's 2022 tuition & fees is $14,677 for Massachusetts residents and $35,139 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $18,938 for Massachusetts residents and $36,485 for out-of-students.
Massachusetts ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$14,677$35,139
Graduate Tuition & Fees$18,938$36,485
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 16,259 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 16,078 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Massachusetts-Boston has 12,871 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 3,388 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students16,259
Undergraduate Students12,871
Graduate Students3,388
Online Enrollment16,078

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs143 Programs
Number of online programs2 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Bachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Master's
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
ROTC
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification