The College Portrait provides basic, comparable information designed to be a source of reliable data for prospective students and their families.
Common Data Set (CDS)
The Common Data Set (CDS) exists for most higher education institutions and includes data about admissions, transfer students, enrollment, and financial aid (lastest report and appendix).
Every 10 years, the University of Massachusetts Amherst develops a comprehensive Self-Study as part of its re-accreditation by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) (latest self-study).
Performance Measurement System
The Performance Measurement System compares the University of Massachusetts with peer institutions in many areas, such as academic quality, access and affordability, student success and satisfaction, service to the Commonwealth and financial health (latest system-wide report).
Public Disclosure/Student Consumer Information (Right-to-Know)
Amendments to the U.S. Higher Education Act require institutions participating in federally funded financial aid programs to make information about the institution available to current and prospective students.