The University of Massachusetts Amherst “offers an incredible education at a relatively-affordable price.” As the “best state university in Massachusetts,” UMass is “a very well rounded school” that provides “top notch academics.” “UMass is a large, well rounded, diverse group of intellectual students and there is something here for every one of us that suits us perfectly,” one happy student claims. With “over one hundred undergraduate majors to choose from,” UMass has “a large variety of different majors and opportunities” and “certain degree programs that are outstanding.” As a national research university, “the greatest strengths are our science and math programs.”
The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.
Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety
The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security