Empowering Each Other to Build a Better World
UMass Boston students don’t just attend classes.
Beacons are ready to tackle challenges in their careers, neighborhoods, and beyond. They rise to the occasion. They learn at the most diverse campus in New England, one that celebrates their identities and unique experiences.
UMass Boston students benefit from our commitment to teaching and research. They enjoy the beautiful oceanfront campus and the close proximity to downtown Boston, unlocking a world of opportunities. Learn more about how UMass Boston prepares students to create a more just, inclusive world.
A University for the Times
UMass Boston is entering a new era of world-renowned leadership, unprecedented expansion plans, and a renewed focus on equity and student success. We're the most diversity university campus in New England, and the third most diverse in the US. Learn more about our research, endowment, and plans for the future.
Boston's Only Public Research University
Explore the mysteries of quantum theory, harness the power of lasers for electronic device improvement, and contribute to the advancement of autism education resources. UMass Boston provides you with unparalleled access to specialized programs and opportunities tailored to your field of study. With cutting-edge laboratories and expert faculty, students are encouraged to lead or collaborate on projects aligned with their passions, whether driving social equity or pushing scientific boundaries.Explore Our Research