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UMassachusetts at Dartmouth, founded in 1895, is a public, comprehensive institution. With five professional colleges - business, engineering, visual and performing arts, nursing, and arts and sciences - UMASS Dartmouth offers more than 40 majors to 5,500 undergraduate and graduate students. Publicly supported, the university provides affordable professional and preprofessional options as well as a variety of cocurricular activities, organizations and athletic programs. Its contemporary 710-acre campus is located in North Dartmouth in southeastern Massachusetts, 60 miles south of Boston.

Website: www.umassd.edu/

Public
Co-ed
6,405
Undergraduate
Students
(50.2%) 3,217 Women
(49.8%) 3,188 Men
1,749
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
75% of 8,623 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.29
SAT Math
545 average
500-590 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
546 average
490-600 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
22 average
18-28 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $31,294
Out-of-state: $47,039
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $14,358
Out-of-state: $30,103
Room and Board
$14,064
Average Percent of Need Met
84%
Average Freshman Award
$18,112
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$34,824
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
394
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 19% of classes
10-19 students: 23% of classes
20-29 students: 24% of classes
30-39 students: 15% of classes
40-49 students: 10% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

North Dartmouth Population
34,032
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Boston, Providence
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
49% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Corsair
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.6% Asian
16.9% Black/African-American
10.5% Hispanic/Latino
4.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
60.5% White
4.0% Unknown
International Students
1.9% from 31 countries
First-Year Students Returning
70.3%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
37.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
73%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
17.4%
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