Admissions & Financial Aid

First-Year Freshmen

First-year freshmen at UMass Boston

UMass Boston proudly welcomes more than 1,100 new first-year freshman students each year. They come to us from high schools near and far.

As you consider applying to UMass Boston as a first-year freshman, we recommend you do a few important things:


Why UMass Boston?

Lydia Grasso '17 spent last summer in Cambodia, working with victims of sexual slavery.

Lydia Grasso

Lydia Grasso is here for a reason. She plans to pursue a career in human rights after graduation.

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