University of Massachusetts Boston


Universitywide / Faculty


This means this destination is available to all students of Utrecht University

Student experiences

Download the student experiences


General information for exchange students

Course information


Social media



We Are UMass Boston (YouTube)

Academic calendar

Fall semester: 1st week of September - 3rd week of December

Spring semester: 3rd week of January - 3rd week of May

Academic calendar


There are no specific requirements for this programme.

Areas of study open to exchange students

All programs except College of Nursing and CAPS courses (College of Advanced and Professional Studies). 

Courses at Master's level available


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Through the Student Housing Office and The Office of Global Programs

Estimated living cost per month

$1,500 monthly

Although your tuition and academic fees are waived there are other fees that each student are held responsible for. These mandatory student fees are approximately $800 per semester for undergraduates, and approximately $700 per semester for graduates. These fees are subject to change and might increase.

An overview of costs can be found on this page, please note that UU student do not pay the tuition fee.

Credits and grading

You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Number of places available

2 places availabe


Selection was necessary in the past few years.

You are advised not to place this exchange destination as a second or third choice.

Please mention in your motivation letter what school/college you would like to apply to


If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office:

Asia & Latin America

Name: Ms. Clim Gorissen

North America & UK

Name: Ms. Cathelijne van Weelden

Australia, New Zealand, South Africa & Spain*

Name: Ms. Tessel Arendsen

* Universidad Complutense de Madrid and Universitat de Barcelona

Europe & Middle East

Name: Ms. Mandy van den Houten

General exchange questions

Names: Tamar Oderwald and Patrick Chan

Erasmus+ grant questions

The International Office can only help you with questions related to the content of your Learning Agreement and with signing documents on behalf of the Sending Institution.

For all other Erasmus+ grant related questions, please refer to the Erasmus+ grants for Studies page (scroll down to “Contact the Erasmus Office” to make an appointment) or send an e-mail to

For questions about faculty programmes and internships, contact the Faculty International Offices.

Phone availability

Phone: +31 (0)30-2531224
Office hours for calling: Monday and Thursday, 13:30-15:00

Make an appointment via Teams

We are available for appointments via Teams. If you have a question, use the calendar below to make an appointment.

If you are unable to make it to your appointment, please do not forget to cancel.