At UMass Boston, we are dedicated to rigorous, open critical inquiry, providing a gateway to intellectual discovery in all branches of knowledge, and a crucible for artistic expression.

Our faculty, research staff, and students foster imagination, creativity, and intellectual vitality. Responsive to the call of diverse disciplines, schools of thought, and public constituencies, we expect and welcome divergent views, thus honoring our shared commitment to expanding, creating, and disseminating knowledge.

► Global Inclusion and Social Development 
► Biomedical, Health, and Life Sciences
► STEM Teaching and Learning Research 
► Sustainability 
► Transnational, Community, and Cultural Studies 
► Developmental and Brain Sciences 

Recognizing Excellence

A Private View of Quantum Reality

Theorist Christopher Fuchs explains how to solve the paradoxes of quantum mechanics. Read More 

Why UMass Boston?

Classes began on the Columbia Point campus on January 28, 1974.

Columbia Point

What was here when classes began on the Columbia Point campus on January 28, 1974?

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