University of Massachusetts - Amherst

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  • 374 Whitmore Building 181 Presidents Drive
  • Amherst, MA 01003
  • (413) 545-0111
  • http://www.umass.edu
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Year Founded:
1863
Religious Affiliation:
None
College Type:
Public , Suburban
Enrollment:
21460 (full time undergrad)
Tuition In State:
$14,971
Tuition Out of State:
$32,204
Division:
NCAA I-A
Conference:
Atlantic 10 Conference (Division I, Football FBS Independent), ECAC (Division I, Hockey East Association (Division I)
This is the University of Massachusetts - Amherst Football scholarship and program information page. Here you will get specifics on the college and information on their Football program like who to make contact with about recruitment, names of ... Read More

This is the University of Massachusetts - Amherst Football scholarship and program information page. Here you will get specifics on the college and information on their Football program like who to make contact with about recruitment, names of past alumni, what scholarship opportunities are presented and how to start the recruiting process.
University of Massachusetts - Amherst Football Program Coaching & Recruiting Personnel
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  • Head Coach Walt Bell

  • Asst. Director/Operations J.P. Correia

  • Cornerbacks Steve Costello

  • Linebackers Coach Sean Duggan

  • Offensive Graduate Asst. Coach Brendan Flaherty

  • Offensive Line Mike Foley

  • Director of Operations Paul Gorham

  • Wide Receivers Coach Leonard Hankerson

  • Phone Football Office

  • Tight Ends Jason Palermo

  • Defensive Coordinator Ed Pinkham

  • Assistant Director of Player Personnel Andrew Schatz

  • Defensive Graduate Asst. Coach Matt Schell

  • Director of Player Personnel Timothy Silvernail

  • Recruiting Coordinator/Linebackers Charles Walker

  • Passing Game Coordinator/Wide Receivers Spencer Whipple

  • Defensive Line Dave Wissman

  • Graduate Asst. Coach/Quarterbacks Scott Woodward



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Athletics Information
Conference:
Atlantic 10 Conference (Division I, Football FBS Independent), ECAC (Division I, Hockey East Association (Division I)
Division:
NCAA I-A
Athletic Director:
Ryan Bamford
Football Coaching Staff
  • Walt Bell Head Coach
  • J.P. Correia Asst. Director/Operations
  • Steve Costello Cornerbacks
  • Sean Duggan Linebackers Coach
  • Brendan Flaherty Offensive Graduate Asst. Coach
  • Mike Foley Offensive Line
  • Paul Gorham Director of Operations
  • Leonard Hankerson Wide Receivers Coach
  • Football Office Phone
  • Jason Palermo Tight Ends
  • Ed Pinkham Defensive Coordinator
  • Andrew Schatz Assistant Director of Player Personnel
  • Matt Schell Defensive Graduate Asst. Coach
  • Timothy Silvernail Director of Player Personnel
  • Darrius Smith Running Backs
  • Charles Walker Recruiting Coordinator/Linebackers
  • Spencer Whipple Passing Game Coordinator/Wide Receivers
  • Dave Wissman Defensive Line
  • Scott Woodward Graduate Asst. Coach/Quarterbacks
Sports Offered
  • Baseball
  • Field Hockey
  • Football
  • Men's Basketball
  • Men's Diving
  • Men's Ice Hockey
  • Men's Lacrosse
  • Men's Soccer
  • Men's Swimming
  • Men's Track
  • Softball
  • Women's Basketball
  • Women's Diving
  • Women's Ice Hockey
  • Women's Lacrosse
  • Women's Rowing
  • Women's Soccer
  • Women's Swimming
  • Women's Tennis
  • Women's Track
Club Sports
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Admissions Contact Info
Admissions Toll Free Phone:
N/A
Admissions Phone:
(413) 545-0111
Admissions Email:
mail@admissions.umass.edu
Academic Requirements
Academic Selectivity:
Least Selective
Religious Requirements:
No
Specific Religious Requirements:
N/A
Application Information
Application Deadline:
Yes
Application Deadline Date:
January 1
Application Final Date:
January 15
Application Priority Date:
March 1 (priority)
Notification Date:
Rolling
Rolling Admissions:
No
Early Action:
Yes
Early Action Closing Date:
November 1
Early Decision:
No
Early Decision Deadline:
 
Common Application:
Yes
Student Body Averages
ACT
Average Freshman GPA:
3.83
Average ACT Composite:
27
Average ACT English:
0
Average ACT Math:
0
Average ACT Writing:
0
ACT 25th Percentile:
25%
ACT 75th Percentile:
30%
SAT
Average SAT 1 Combined:
1230
Average SAT 1 Math:
0
Average SAT 1 Verbal:
0
SAT 25th Percentile:
1130%
SAT 75th Percentile:
1330%
SAT 2 Requirements:
 
Majors
    Most Popular Majors:
  • Psychology, Management, Biology
    Pre-Professional Programs:
  • Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Dentistry
    Other Pre-Professional Programs:
    Combined 3-2 Programs:
  •  
    Majors Offered:
  • Accounting,
  • Agricultural Production Operations,
  • Agricultural and Domestic Animal Services,
  • Animal Sciences,
  • Anthropology,
  • Applied Horticulture,
  • Applied Mathematics,
  • Architecture,
  • Architecture and Related Services,
  • Area Studies,
  • Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management,
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics,
  • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology,
  • Biological and Physical Sciences,
  • Biological/Biosystems Engineering,
  • Biology,
  • Biomathematics,
  • Biomedical/Medical Engineering,
  • Biotechnology,
  • Botany,
  • Business Administration, Management, and Operations,
  • Business, Sports and Entertainment Management/Marketing, Other,
  • Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences,
  • Chemical Engineering,
  • Chemistry,
  • City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning,
  • Civil Engineering,
  • Classics and Classical Linguistics,
  • Clinical Psychology,
  • Cognitive Science,
  • Communication Disorders Sciences,
  • Communication and Media Studies,
  • Computer Engineering,
  • Computer Science,
  • Construction Management,
  • Criminal Justice, Forensics and Corrections,
  • Dance,
  • Drama and Stagecraft,
  • East Asian Linguistics,
  • Ecology, Marine Biology, and Oceanography,
  • Economics,
  • Education/Teaching,
  • Educational Administration,
  • Electrical Engineering,
  • English Literature,
  • Environmental Design,
  • Environmental Engineering,
  • Ethnic and Group Studies,
  • Film/Video and Photographic Arts,
  • Finance,
  • Fine and Studio Arts,
  • Food Science and Technology,
  • Forestry,
  • General Legal Studies,
  • Geography and Cartography,
  • Geology,
  • Germanic Linguistics,
  • Graphic Design, Illustration and Game/Media Design,
  • Historic Preservation and Conservation,
  • History,
  • Hospitality Management,
  • Human Resources Management,
  • Industrial Engineering,
  • Interdisciplinary Studies,
  • Interdisciplinary Studies, Other,
  • International Relations and National Security Studies,
  • Journalism,
  • Landscape Architecture,
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences,
  • Linguistic Studies,
  • Marine Sciences,
  • Marketing,
  • Materials Sciences,
  • Mathematics,
  • Mathematics and Computer Science,
  • Mechanical Engineering,
  • Medical Preparatory Programs,
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies,
  • Mental and Social Health Services,
  • Microbiological Sciences,
  • Multicultural Education,
  • Music,
  • Natural Resources Conservation and Research,
  • Neurobiology and Neurosciences,
  • Nursing,
  • Nutrition Sciences,
  • Philosophy,
  • Physical Education, Kinesiology and Exercise Science,
  • Physics,
  • Physiology,
  • Plant Sciences,
  • Plastics Engineering,
  • Political Science and Government,
  • Psychology,
  • Public Health,
  • Public Policy Analysis,
  • Religious Studies,
  • Rhetoric and Composition/Writing,
  • Romance Linguistics,
  • Social Sciences,
  • Social Sciences, Other,
  • Sociology,
  • Sustainability Studies,
  • Teacher Development Specific Subjects,
  • Wildlife Management,
  • Zoology and Animal Biology,
Location
City/Town Situated In:
Amherst, MA
Population:
34874
Major City Closest To School:
Boston
Distance Of Major City:
90 Miles
Closest International Airport:
Hartford/Springfield
Distance To International Airport:
50 Miles
Closest Other Airport:
Boston
Distance To Other Airport:
90 Miles
Location Description:

1,463-acre campus in Amherst (population: 34,874), 20 miles from Springfield and 90 miles from Boston. Served by bus and train; major airport serves Hartford (40 miles). School operates fare free transportation to consortium schools, local apartments, and surrounding towns.

Demographics
Male:
51.92%
Female:
48.08%
African American:
3.89%
Asian American:
8.86%
Caucasian:
65.57%
Hispanic:
5.46%
International:
4.39%
Other:
9.00%
Student Faculty Ratio:
18:1
Out State Freshmen:
23%
Campus Size:
1463 acres
Campus Life
Freshmen In School Housing:
0%
Students Live On Campus:
63%
Students Live Off Campus:
37%
Students Live On Campus During Weekends:
0%
Housing Types:
  • Coed dorms, Sorority housing, Fraternity housing, Single-student apartments, Married-student apartments, Special housing for disabled students, Special housing for international students, Other
Fraternities & Sororities
Fraternities & Sororities:
Y
Number Of Fraternities:
21
Number Of Sororities:
15
Join Fraternities:
9%
Join Sororities:
10%
ROTC
Air Force ROTC:
Yes
Navy ROTC:
No
Army ROTC:
Yes
Financial Aid
Financial Aid Toll Free Number:
 
Financial Aid Phone:
(413) 545-0801
Financial Aid Email:
 
Aid Notification Date:
April 1
Financial Aid Forms:
FAFSA
Tuition Instate:
$14,971
Tuition Out of State:
$32,204
Room & Board:
$11,897
Average Debt On Graduation:
$23,614
Scholarship Numbers
FTF = First Time Freshmen
FTU = Full Time Undergraduate
Average Non-Need Based Athletic Grant and Scholarship Amount:
FTF :$16,070
FTU : $15,735
Number of Students Who Received Non-Need Based Athletic Grants and Scholarships:
FTF :48
FTU : 213
Average Non-Need Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$3,689
FTU : $3,134
Average Need-Based Loan Amount:
FTF :$3,463
FTU : $4,374
Average Need-Based-Self-Help-Award Amount:
FTF :$4,048
FTU : $5,076
Average Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$7,952
FTU : $8,530
Average Financial Aid Package:
FTF :$12,256
FTU : $13,314
Average Percentage Of Need Met (Based on EFC):
FTF :84%
FTU : 88%

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