Campus Life and Facilities
UMass Boston Says...
Adjacent to Interstate Route 93, with some on-campus parking, free and frequent shuttle bus service connecting to parking and the MBTA public transportation system, and a compact campus eminently amenable to walking, UMass Boston provides easy access to all. Massachusetts and New England in...
UMass Boston Students Say...
“Student clubs and activities are the hub” of life on campus, “especially since it seems like 98% of students, faculty, and staff are commuters.” The fact that most students “live off campus in the Boston area” affords a high degree of social “independence” such that “mostly students go into...
All Undergraduates Living on Campus:
Assistance Finding Off-Campus Housing:
University housing referral service.
Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Groups
International Student Groups
Minority Student Groups
Political Discussion Groups
Registered Student Organizations
Number of Honor Societies
Number of Social Sororities
Athletic Division :Division III
Men's Sports Team Name :Beacons
Women's Sports Team Name :Beacons
Team Mascot :UMass Boston Beacon
# of sports for women, varsity
# of sports for men, varsity
Women's Athletics List, Varsity
Men's Athletics list, Varsity
Minority Support Groups
Technology On Campus / Facilities
Campus-wide Internet Network: Yes
Email and Web Access Available: Yes
% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet: 100%
Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms: 11
Average Number of PC's per Lab: 30.00
Network Access in Dorm Rooms: No
Network Access in Dorm Lounges: No
Fee for Network Use: No
Student Web Pages Permitted: Yes
Student Web Pages Provided: No
Partnerships with Technology Companies: No
Online Class Registration Available: Yes
Require Undergraduates to Own Computers: No
Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors: Yes
Description: Apple Computer, Dell
Special Facilities: Art gallery, tropical greenhouse, observatory, adaptive computer lab.
Quality of Life Rating
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/
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