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COLLEGE PROFILE

University of Massachusetts Boston

Boston, MA

LOCATION AND SETTING

Boston Population625,087
Nearest Metropolitan Area 
EnvironmentVery large city
Campus Size120 acres
Weather
Temperature21.6 average low in January, 76.3 average high in September
Rain127 rainy days per year
Getting Around
Campus Map Map
Nearest Airport5 mile(s) from campus in Boston
Nearest Bus Station2 mile(s) from campus in Boston
Nearest Train Station2 mile(s) from campus in Boston

HOUSING

College HousingCollege does not provide housing for students
Types of Housing 
Students in College Housing 
Housing Requirements 
Freshman Housing Guarantee 
Students Living Off
Campus/Commuting
100%
Off-Campus Housing
Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

SECURITY

24-Hour Emergency Phone/
Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security PatrolsAvailable
Late-Night Transport/Escort
Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing
Entrances
Not available
Othercrime prevention program, bicycle patrols

PERSONAL SUPPORT SERVICES

Health ServiceOffered
Personal CounselingOffered
Child CareOffered

SPORTS AND RECREATION

Intercollegiate Athletics
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division III
MascotBeacon
School ColorsRoyal blue and white
Intercollegiate Sports Offered
SportWOMENMEN
OfferedScholarships
Given
OfferedScholarships
Given
Baseball  x 
Basketballx x 
Cross-Country Runningx x 
Ice Hockey  x 
Lacrosse  x 
Soccerx x 
Softballx   
Tennisx x 
Track And Fieldx x 
Volleyballx   
 
Women's Club Sports 
Men's Club Sports 
Recreational Sports
Intramural Sportsbasketball, bowling, football, golf, racquetball, soccer, softball, volleyball

STUDENT ACTIVITIES

Activities and Organizationschoral groups, concert band, dance, drama theatre, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra
Sororities 
Fraternities 
ROTCArmy ROTC is offered off campus, Navy ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
Interested in This College
  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.42 3.79 601 607 27
Low 2.50 2.78 470 330 20
High 4.00 4.50 740 800 36
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