Student life

University of Massachusetts-Amherst Student Life

Amherst, Massachusetts

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Housing

Housing options

Co-ed housing

Disabled housing

Freshman car parking

Housing requirements

Yes

College-owned housing

Yes

Undergrad students
who live in college housing

Student Body

23,515

Total Undergrad students

7%

International Students

18%

Out-of-state students

Ethnicity & Gender

Explore University of Massachusetts-Amherst statistics including gender ratio and racial demographics:

Male (50%)

Female (50%)

Campus Services

Student Services
Legal services
YesYes
Health clinic
YesYes
Personal/psychological counseling
YesYes
Women's center
YesYes
International students advisor
YesYes
Campus Security
24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services
YesYes
24-hour patrols by trained officers
YesYes
Student patrols
YesYes
Late-night transport/escort services
YesYes
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances
YesYes

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper
Yes
Drama/theatre group
Yes
Student-run radio station
Yes
Student-run television station
Yes
Marching band
Yes
Choral groups
Yes

Sport

Most popular sports

SportDivisionTeamsScholarship
AverageMenWomen
BaseballNCAA I19,475--
BasketballNCAA IM/W-19,47518,233
Cross CountryNCAA IM/W-19,47518,233
Field HockeyNCAA IW18,233--
FootballNCAA I-FBS19,475--
Ice HockeyNCAA IM-19,47518,233
LacrosseNCAA IM/W-19,47518,233
RowingNCAA IW-19,47518,233
SoccerNCAA IM/W-19,47518,233
SoftballNCAA I18,233--
Swimming & DivingNCAA IM/W-19,47518,233
TennisNCAA IW-19,47518,233
Track & FieldNCAA IM/W-19,47518,233

Other Sports

female

Women's Club Sports

Badminton, Cheerleading, Crew, Cross-country Running, Equestrian Sports, Fencing, Golf, Gymnastics, Racquetball, Rugby, Sailing, Sand Volleyball, Skiing (downhill), Swimming And Diving, Table Tennis, Track And Field, Triathlon, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water Polo, Wrestling

male

Men's Club Sports

Badminton, Cheerleading, Crew, Cross-country Running, Equestrian Sports, Fencing, Golf, Gymnastics, Racquetball, Rugby, Sailing, Sand Volleyball, Skiing (downhill), Swimming And Diving, Table Tennis, Track And Field, Triathlon, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water Polo, Wrestling

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Yes
Greek sororities
Yes
Local fraternities
Yes
Local sororities
Yes