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UMass Boston One of the Best Values in Massachusetts

Office of Communications | April 14, 2017

A survey by SmartAsset.com finds UMass Boston is among the best values in Massachusetts.

UMass Boston Recognized on U.S. News 2017 List of Best Online Programs

Zach Herman | January 10, 2017

Leader in educational rankings highlights UMass Boston in three categories: Best Online Bachelor’s Programs, Best Online Business Programs, and Best Online Education Programs

U.S. News & World Report Ranks UMass Boston in Top Tier Nationally

Office of Communications | September 13, 2016

U.S. News & World Report has ranked the University of Massachusetts Boston in the first tier of “national universities” in the United States, according to a new report released Tuesday.

Magazine Honors UMass Boston for Focus on Diversity, Inclusion

Office of Communications | September 02, 2016

INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine has given UMass Boston a Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award.

UMass Boston “Best in the Northeast” for Second Straight Year

Office of Communications | August 31, 2016

The University of Massachusetts Boston is one of the featured schools on The Princeton Review’s “Best in the Northeast” list for 2017.

UMass Boston’s Collegiate Recovery Community Offers Support to Non-Traditional Community

Brendan Little, Policy Director Mayor’s Office of Recovery Services, City of Boston | June 03, 2016

A new student group is demonstrating that UMass Boston's student population, a close reflection of Boston’s at-large population, makes Boston’s only public university a truly inclusive community where people with various backgrounds and struggles can feel accepted.

Meet More Members of the Class of 2016

Colleen Locke | May 27, 2016

These are just some of the 2,922 UMass Boston students who earned undergraduate degrees at the TD Garden on May 27.

Two Days of UMass Boston Commencement Celebrations Begin With Grad Ceremony

Zach Herman and Crystal Valencia | May 26, 2016

1,340 graduate, doctoral students honored; undergraduates to be celebrated on Friday

College of Public and Community Service Honors Senator Sonia Chang-Díaz with First CPCS Award

Colleen Locke | May 04, 2016

UMass Boston’s College of Public and Community Service recognized the work of faculty, alumni, and State Senator Sonia Chang-Díaz at an Open House reception on Monday.

UMass Boston Hosts Attorney General at First All Star Anti-Violence Youth Summit

Office of Communications | April 11, 2016

More than 65 students and their families took part in a basketball tournament, toured the UMass Boston campus, and talked about violence in their community with Attorney General Maura Healey on Sunday.