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University of Massachusetts - Boston Admissions

UMass - Boston admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 75%. Students that get into UMass - Boston have an average SAT score between 1040-1220 or an average ACT score of 21-26. The regular admissions application deadline for UMass - Boston is March 1. Interested students can apply for early action, and the UMass - Boston early action deadline is November 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
75%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
10,507
SAT Range
1040-1220
SAT Reading
520-610
SAT Math
520-610
Students Submitting SAT
70%
ACT Range
21-26
ACT English
21-29
ACT Math
21-26
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
9%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
March 1
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
November 1
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$60
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Neither required nor recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
53%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.38 responses
Poll
61%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.38 responses
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