Apply As a Veteran

More than 600 veterans from all branches of the armed forces study at UMass Boston.

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions is here to help you. Please contact us with questions about the application process. As a veteran, you should plan to apply as a transfer student, and our qualified transfer admissions counselors can help you. 

Qualifying veterans, dependents, and eligible individuals will be charged at the in-state tuition rate per The Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014.

  • Phone: 617.287.5866
  • FAX:   617.287.6242

Transfer Credit

UMass Boston recognizes the value of your military experience and education, so be sure to ask about transferring military credits to your degree program.

Explore Your Veteran Financial Benefits

Our Office of Veterans Affairs will help you figure out your educational benefits once you have been admitted to the university.