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The admissions occur during the two sessions that are spring and fall session. In Fall 2018 admissions, the university received 11907 applications, out of which 9241 were offered admission, making an acceptance rate of around 77%. The application reviewing process is moderately selective.
|Application Portal||UG - UMass Boston Application/ Common Application|
PG - UMass Boston Application
|Application Fee||UG: 100 USD|
|International students||2000 from 150 countries|
|Institutional code||SAT/TOEFL code - 3924 |
ACT code is 1925
|Email ID for International email@example.com|
|Interview||Required after selection of application|
The admission begins either during the Fall or Spring season. The table below shows the deadline for admission of various programs.
|Undergraduate||Fall Early Action: November 1|
Fall Regular Decision: August 1
Spring: January 1
|Graduate||Varies with their respective programs.|
The university offers more than 80 undergraduate degree programs to International students and has over 2,000 international students from 150 countries.
Academic requirements - Official Transcripts, GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale, Academic recommendation letter, essay (500 words),
Essays play an important role in application reviewing process. It gives an opportunity for the applicants to express themselves in a way that grades and test scores cannot. In an essay, an applicant can share their life experiences, challenges and personal perspective.
English Language Test Requirements - English requirements for graduate programs may vary from course to course.
|SAT (Evidence-Based Reading & Writing section)||480|
Conditional admission - The international students who fulfil the academic requirements but are unable to fulfil the English requirements are referred to conditional admission. For this, the applicant needs to take up the University preparation ESL program.
Visa requirements for International Students -
The university offers 77 undergraduate programs in the field of Psychology, Social Sciences, Business Management, Finance and Marketing. To apply in the university, the applicant needs to fulfil the following requirements -
Academic requirements - Official transcripts, SAT/ACT scores, Essay, at least 500 words, Academic Recommendation Letter.
UMass Boston offers a no-test option. However, the applicants who apply with the no test option are encouraged to have above a 3.2 recalculated high school GPA in order to be considered for admission.
The university offers courses in the field of Applied Economics, Applied Physics, Applied Sociology, Business Analytics, Clinical psychology and Computer science. To apply for graduate programs, general requirement are given below -
Academic requirements - Official transcripts, Letters of recommendation, Statement of purpose, GMAT/GRE scores, GPA
A minimum, cumulative GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale (or international equivalent) in all undergraduate work is required.
Official transcripts must be submitted for all institutions where you have earned more than 6 credits.
Requirements may vary from program to program.
Application Portal: admissions.umb.edu
Application Fee: 100 USD
Popular Graduate Courses offered by the university are -
|Course||Application Deadline||Academic Requirements||Minimum English Language Proficiency|
|MS in Applied Physics||March 15 for fall,|
October 15 for spring
|Transcript, GMAT/GRE test score, Resume, Statement of purpose, 3 Letters of recommendations, Interview||TOEFL-PBT- 600|
|MS in Biotechnology and Biomedical science||January 2 for fall|
October 15 for spring
|Transcript; GRE score; Statement of purpose; Resume; 3 Letters of Recommendation||TOEFL-PBT- 600|
|MS in Computer Science||June 1 for fall,|
November 1 for spring
|Transcript; GMAT/GRE test score Resume; Statement of purpose; 2 Letters of recommendations||TOEFL-PBT- 600|
|MS in Information Technology||July 1 for fall,|
November 15 for spring
|Transcript; GMAT/GRE test score Resume; Statement of purpose; 2 Letters of recommendations||TOEFL-PBT- 550|
|MBA||May 1 for summer,|
July 1 for fall,
November 15 for spring
|Transcript, GMAT/GRE test score, Resume, Statement of purpose, 2 Letters of recommendations||TOEFL-PBT- 600|
The university reviews the application on the basis of academic performance. If the applicants are not submitting ACT/SAT scores. They need to have a strong GPA. Also, essays and personal statement play a huge role in the admission process. They help the admission reviewing committee in knowing the applicant better. So, it is also advisable to provide well-written and articulated essays in the application.
The applicants can check their application status on sm-prd11.ucollaborate.net