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New Student Applications (Fall 2015)

Of the 40,010 new freshman applicants, 58% were admitted and 20% of the admitted students enrolled at University of Massachusetts Amherst in Fall 2015.
Of the 3,297 transfer applicants, 59% were admitted and 57% of the admitted students enrolled at University of Massachusetts Amherst in Fall 2015.

New Freshmen High School Background and Test Scores

Test(s) Required for Admission: SAT

Test Scores of Enrolled New Freshmen ACT SAT
Composite 25 - 30  
Math 580 - 670
Critical Reading   550 - 640
50% of enrolled students have test scores within the ranges listed, 25% have scores above, and 25% have scores below.
High School Background of Enrolled New Freshmen
Percent in top 25% of High School Graduating Class 73%
Percent in top 50% of High School Graduating Class 97%
Percent of new freshmen reporting High School Rank 38%
Average High School GPA (4-point scale) 3.83
Percent of new freshmen reporting High School GPA 100%