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University of Massachusetts Boston Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Boston, MA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $34,237
Out-of-state: $54,699
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $14,613
Out-of-state: $35,075
Room and Board
$16,902
Books and Supplies
$800
Other Expenses
$1,922
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002222
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,992 (87.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,728 (86.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,691 (97.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
285 (16.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Award
$18,300
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,590 (94.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $12,281
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,557 (92.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,376
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 63 (3.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
206 (9.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,248

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
7,618 (77.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
6,834 (89.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
6,629 (97.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,273 (19.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
83%
Average Award
$17,239
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,184 (93.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,586
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 6,265 (94.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,063
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 178 (2.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
711 (7.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,929

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
54%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$25,645
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, TEACH Grants
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Military Science
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children of Faculty/Staff, Children of Union Members/Company Employees, First-Generation College Students, Local/State Students, Out-of-State Students, Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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