Today, more than 15,000 students and 900
faculty members compose the core of UMass Boston, while over
academic programs for undergraduate, graduate, and
non-degree-seeking students offer limitless opportunities.
The university’s urban location allows UMass Boston’s
students, faculty, and staff to actively engage with and
serve the community through academic programs like nursing
and education, research into complex urban issues, and the
creativity and innovation that come with a diverse student
body and devoted faculty.