University of Massachusetts Boston

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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.

  • #116 Top Public Schools (tie)U.S. News & World Report, 2024
  • #46 Most Diverse Colleges in America Niche, 2024

International Graduate Programs

In collaboration with UMass Boston, Shorelight has created a suite of programs that provide academic and student support services designed specifically for international graduate students to make your transition easy and successful. A select number of graduate degrees are offered.

Important Dates

Summer 2024

Application Deadline

April 1, 2024

I-20 Transfer Deadline

April 1, 2024

Payment Deadline

May 9, 2024

Arrival & Mandatory Check-in Date

May 23, 2024

Shorelight Services

Our services are designed to support international students at every stage of their journey.

Find your best-fit program with expert guidance and helpful tools.
A streamlined admissions process and advisors to help along the way.
Get help with your F-1 student visa & arrival requirements.
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