The cost of a UMass Amherst education includes tuition and required fees, as well as room and board if you live on campus. Your cost of attendance will also include books and supplies, as well as personal and transportation expenses. Current information about tuition and fees for both in-state and out-of-state students can be found on the UMass Tuition and Fees page.
UMass does provide financial aid to applicants demonstrating financial need. All questions about financial aid, including how to apply, should be directed to the UMass Financial Aid Office. Some historical information about the cost of attending UMass, broken down by family income level, is compiled by US News and World Report in their National List of Best Universities.
New England Regional Student Program (NERSP)
Residents of Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont may be eligible for reduced tuition through the New England Regional Student Program (NERSP) if they enroll in a UMass degree program not offered by colleges in their home-state.