Yellow Ribbon Program School
Servicemembers Opportunity College
University of Massachusetts Amherst


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University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, MA 01003
General Information413-545-0111
TypePublic, 4-year or above
Awards OfferedLess than one year certificate, Associate's degree, Bachelor's degree, Postbaccalaureate certificate, Doctor's degree - research/scholarship, Master's degree, Doctor's degree - professional practice
Campus SettingTown, Fringe
Campus HousingYes
Student Population 27,569 (21,373 undergraduate)
Student-to-Faculty Ratio18 to 1

Mission Statement
Special Learning Opportunities Religious Affiliation
ROTC (Army, Air Force)
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
Teacher certification
Not applicable
Student Services Undergraduates registered as students with disabilities
Remedial service
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted  
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement credits
Faculty and Graduate Assistants Full-timePart-time
Total Faculty 58267
Instructional 0226
Research and Public Service 5841
Total Graduate Assistants -2,422
Instructional -1,317
Research and Public Service -1,105