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Fast Facts

Fast Facts

Enrollment

9,111

undergraduate, graduate & continuing education students

41

states represented

56

countries represented

data as of 8.4.15

 

Undergraduate Enrollment

7,454

30

states represented

45

countries represented

data as of 8.4.15

 

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

 

19:1

Student-faculty Ratio

5

COLLEGES

24

Average class size

377

Full-time faculty

95%

OF FULL-TIME FACULTY HOLD HIGHEST DEGREE IN THEIR FIELDS

1718

Courses offered per semester

data as of 8.4.15

 

First-year students living on campus

79%

55.5% 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

52/48

Male/female ratio

87%

Massachusetts residents

28%

Students of color

3.195

Average high school GPA

1029

Average SAT I (critical reading & math)

data as of 11.23.15

 

Financial aid

of undergraduates who apply for financial aid receive it

 

data as of 8.4.15

 

Student Organizations

130

 

5 Fraternities
4 Sororities

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

2,000 STUDENTS
Involved IN INTRAMURAL SPORTS

data as of 8.4.15

 

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