University of Massachusetts

Women's WCLA Contact: Juliet Chapin
Profile
Size
10 / 10
23,388 Undergrads / 30,340 Students
Cost
6 / 10
$21,281 Net Price
Selectivity
7 / 10
58% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
18 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
91%
Overall Graduation Rate
77%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
67% / 77%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most games are played in-state. The team also travels to Rhode Island and Maryland.

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Location
374 Whitmore Building 181 Presidents Drive, Amherst, MA, 01003, Amherst, MA, 01003 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Springfield Massachusetts Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Hartford Connecticut Area
  • Providence Rhode Island Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Barnstable/Yarmouth Massachusetts Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
Where Grads Work
  • University of Massachusetts
  • State Street
  • Fidelity Investments
  • EMC
  • IBM
  • Oracle
  • MassMutual Financial Group
  • Raytheon
  • Harvard University
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Microsoft
  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Cisco
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Media and Communication
  • Healthcare Services
  • Information Technology
  • Consulting
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Program and Project Management
  • Arts and Design
  • Support
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
550 - 650
Math
590 - 690
Total
1200 - 1390
ACT
Composite
26 - 31

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 42,043 20,407 21,636
% Admitted 58% 55% 60%
% Admits That Enroll 20% 21% 19%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.83
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (16%)
    Social Sciences (12%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (11%)
    Health Professions (9%)
    Psychology (7%)
    Engineering (7%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (6%)
    Communication & Journalism (5%)
    Agriculture (3%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (3%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (3%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (2%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (2%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (2%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (2%)
    Foreign Languages (2%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Architecture (2%)
    Legal Professions (1%)
    History (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Engineering Technology
    Education
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Athlete graduation rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $21,281

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$15,411 $32,204
    Books & Supplies$1,000 $1,000
    Cost of Living$12,258 $12,258
    Personal Expenses$1,400 $1,400
     
    Sticker Price$30,069 $46,501

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    89% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship80%$8,867
    Federal Grants22%$4,818
    Pell Grants22%$4,428
    Other Federal18%$470
    State & Local Grants23%$1,557
    Institutional Grants80%$7,142
     
    Student Loans57%$8,000
    Federal Loans56%$5,755
    Other Loans8%$15,848

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $324 Million $10,665

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $23,451.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $20,600 $249

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 3.2%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 10,191 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $51,400

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 4.99 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 67% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 14 11
    Fondling 4 2
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 1
    Aggravated Assault 6 2
    Burglary 13 9
    Motor Vehicle Theft 1 -
    Arson 3 3

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, highly residential

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