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University of Massachusetts - Amherst Admissions

UMass admissions is selective with an acceptance rate of 60%. Students that get into UMass have an average SAT score between 1130-1330 or an average ACT score of 25-30. The regular admissions application deadline for UMass is rolling. Interested students can apply for early action, and the UMass early action deadline is November 5.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
60%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
40,822
SAT Range
1130-1330
SAT Reading
550-650
SAT Math
580-680
Students Submitting SAT
84%
ACT Range
25-30
ACT English
ACT Math
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
28%

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Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
November 5
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$80
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
46%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.87 responses
Poll
46%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.87 responses
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