University of Massachusetts-Amherst


UMass at a Glance
UMass Amherst, the Commonwealth's flagship campus, is a nationally ranked public research university offering a full range of undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees.
UMass Amherst, located in Amherst, Massachusetts, sits on nearly 1,450-acres in the scenic Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts, 90 miles from Boston and 175 miles from New York City. The campus provides a rich cultural environment in a rural setting close to major urban centers.
Tuition and Fees (2018-19)
Massachusetts resident, full-time undergraduate
• Tuition/Fees: $15,887
• Housing/Meals: $12,626
Non-resident, full-time undergraduate
• Tuition/Fees: $34,570
• Housing/Meals: $12,626
Fees include mandatory fees only. Housing/Meals based on full year, standard double room, value meal plan. See complete fee details, including graduate tuition and fees and tuition and fees for the New England Regional Student Program.
Supported research activities nearly $210 million in FY2017.
109 bachelor's degree programs, five associate's, 77 master’s and 48 doctoral programs in nine schools and colleges.
For a list of undergraduate programs, please visit


University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Amherst, MA 01003
Phone: (413) 545-0111