Shorelight helps international students attend top universities in the U.S.
Shorelight helps international students attend top universities in the U.S.

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University of Massachusetts Boston

Shorelight Partner Universities

UMass Boston, located in America’s most celebrated college city, combines the resources of a major research university and the accessibility of a public institution.

  • Tier 1 National Universities U.S. News & World Report, 2020
  • #9 Most Diverse Colleges in America Niche, 2020
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Degrees

Undergraduate Degrees

With 65+ courses of study and a prestigious Honors College, UMass Boston gives you access to career opportunities, research projects, and a strong alumni network. With 11% of the student body representing 140+ countries and speaking 60+ languages, UMB is truly global.

  • College of Education and Human Development
  • College of Liberal Arts
  • College of Management
  • College of Nursing and Health Sciences
  • College of Science and Mathematics
  • McCormack School of Policy and Global Studies
  • School for the Environment

Life in Boston, Massachusetts

The picturesque “college town” of Boston is an important part of American history. Home to 35 universities, the Massachusetts capital is an international leader in education, health care, research, tech, and finance.

Population

694,583

Important Dates

Spring 2021

Application Deadline

December 21, 2020

Payment Deadline

January 9, 2021

Move-in Date

January 23, 2021

Program Start

January 28, 2021

Tuition & Cost

Tuition, housing, dining, and other fees vary by degree program, housing location, and preferences. Shorelight Signature Student Experience services — including visa help and career services — are included with tuition.

54,678

Typical cost for two semesters

36,500

Tuition

10,000

Housing

6,000

Dining

2,178

Other

Housing

9,700

Typical housing fees for one academic year. See all housing options below.

Housing prices vary based on room choice, amenities, and program track. Your preference is taken into account, but preferred pick is not guaranteed.

How To Apply

We offer a streamlined application process for international students.

  1. Complete your application

    Our advisors walk you through everything you need – transcripts, English scores, passport & more.

  2. Submit additional documentation

    Once you receive a final admission letter, you will need to submit your I-20 request form, certification of finances, and other paperwork.

  3. Apply for your F-1 student visa

    Our staff guides you through the visa application process and helps you prepare for your visa interview, too.

Academic Requirements

Entry requirements vary by program track and graduate level. Please contact an advisor for more detail.

Shorelight - Who We Are

As international student experience experts, we bring students to US schools—or connect top US programs with students abroad. Here's how:

Signature Student Experience
Out education counselors and campus teams guide students to success, from application to graduation.
Career Services
We connect students to internships, alumni networks, and career opportunities around the world.
Innovative Live technology
Our award-nominated digital classroom experience brings real-time instruction to students anywhere.
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University of Massachusetts Boston

Overview

  • Tier 1 National Universities
  • 15,989 students
  • 10.7% international students
  • Northeast coastal city

UMass Boston

There is a month left to apply.

Deadline December 21, 2020