Campus Overviews

About UMass:

The University of Massachusetts is a world-class public research university committed to advancing knowledge and transforming lives. Through its high-quality educational programs, groundbreaking research enterprise and impactful community service and industry engagement activities, UMass harnesses the revolutionary spirit of Massachusetts to deliver an unparalleled student experience.

With four comprehensive undergraduate campuses, a world-class medical school and a mission-driven law school, UMass offers a dynamic array of campus and program options to hardworking and talented students.

Learn more about our campuses by visiting their campus profile pages below. There, you will find essential links, including how to request information, admissions, campus tours, and calendars of events.

UMass Amherst

The University of Massachusetts Amherst is the largest public research university in New England. With more than 28,000 students and over 200 distinct academic programs – including highly ranked programs in business, computer science, health care and the social sciences – UMass Amherst is one of the most comprehensive institutions in the Northeast.

UMass Boston

The University of Massachusetts Boston is a nationally-ranked public research university known for its inclusive culture, student-centered teaching and deep connections to the booming economy and rich civic life of Boston. Nationally recognized as a model of excellence for urban public research universities, UMass Boston is the most diverse research university in the Northeast.

UMass Dartmouth

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth is a nationally-ranked public university that is dedicated to engaged learning and innovative research. UMass Dartmouth is a comprehensive public research university with the tight-knit community and teaching focus of a liberal arts college.

UMass Lowell

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is a nationally-ranked public research university that is committed to excellence in teaching, research and community engagement. By providing an affordable, high-quality educational experience, UMass Lowell prepares its students to work in the real world, solving real problems and helping real people.

UMass Medical School

The University of Massachusetts Medical School is a nationally-ranked medical school and internationally-renowned research institution that is dedicated to the advancement of human health. As the state’s first and only public medical school, UMass Medical’s health sciences campus is renowned for the quality and scope of its medical research and education.

UMass Law School

The University of Massachusetts Law School is a comprehensive public law school that offers outstanding professional preparation, real-world law practice opportunities and flexible degree options at an affordable cost. UMass Law programs balance legal theory, doctrine, skills and experience, turning students into highly competent, ethical legal professionals who are poised to pursue justice.

UMass Online

UMass Online provides an online opportunity to receive the same world-class education and degree as students who study on campus, featuring degree programs from UMass Amherst, Boston, Dartmouth, Lowell, and the Medical School. With over 1,500 programs and 150 online certification programs, students can obtain degrees in a variety of subject areas with an emphasis on flexibility and accessibility.