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Fast Facts

Fast Facts

Enrollment

8,916

undergraduate, graduate & continuing education students

40

states represented

54

countries represented

data as of 2.18.16

 

51/49

MALE/FEMALE RATIO

86%

MASSACHUSETTS RESIDENTS

30.2%

STUDENTS OF COLOR

data as of 2.18.16

 

Undergraduate Enrollment

7,295

33

states represented

42

countries represented

data as of 2.18.16

 

One of the five campuses of the public University of Massachusetts

Main campus

13

buildings

122

classrooms

113

labs & studios

710

acres on the SouthCoast of Massachusetts, between Providence, RI and Cape Cod
—just one hour from Boston


Learn more about our location

data as of 8.4.15

 

Undergraduate Academic Programs

82

 

18:1

Student-faculty Ratio

5

COLLEGES

23

Average class size

392

Full-time faculty

95%

OF FULL-TIME FACULTY HOLD HIGHEST DEGREE IN THEIR FIELDS

1806

Courses offered per semester

data as of 3.23.16

 

First-year students living on campus

79%

55.8% of all undergraduate students live on campus in a variety of residential complexes

14

residence halls

11

resident directors: full-time professionals who live and work in their assigned residence halls

128

resident assistants: upperclass peers trained to provide support and resources for residential students

4

themed first-year residence halls with multiple living/learning communities for new students

data as of 8.4.15

 

Special Programs

honors

cooperative education

internships

independent learning projects

study abroad

 

Accepted

76%

of the more than 7,600 who apply each year are accepted

 

1,431

First-year students enrolled

3.195

AVERAGE HIGH SCHOOL GPA

1029

AVERAGE SAT I (CRITICAL READING & MATH)

data as of 2.18.16

 

Financial aid

of undergraduates who apply for financial aid receive it

 

data as of 8.4.15

 

Student Organizations

151

 

5 Fraternities
4 Sororities

11 MEN'S
12 WOMEN'S
NCAA DIVISION III SPORTS

1,300 STUDENTS
Involved IN INTRAMURAL SPORTS

data as of 2.18.16

 

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