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Admissions & Financial Aid

At UMass Boston, you can have it all. 

  • A beautiful waterfront campus only minutes from downtown Boston. 
  • A vibrant social and academic life.
  • Local internships and global connections.
  • A diverse public research university at one of the best values in higher education.

We are at the cutting edge of knowledge creation. At UMass Boston, you'll be prepared for an exciting career and a lifetime of opportunities. 

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UMass Named One of 100 Best Universities in the World

The University of Massachusetts is ranked No. 165 for its teaching, research, knowledge transfer, and international outlook. Read More 

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UMass Boston Military Friendly

Victory Media has put UMass Boston on its list of Silver Military Friendly Schools®, meaning we exhibit leading practices in the recruitment and retention of students with military experience. Read More 

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Honors College

Are you curious, ambitious, reflective, and independent-minded? UMass Boston's Honors College might be the perfect complement to your major. Read More 


#MyFirstChoice

Hear from students who said, "Yes, UMass Boston is the place for me. This is my first choice." Read More 

See our Viewbook

Check out our brochure and envision yourself having it all at UMass Boston. Read More