Academic Support Resources

Undergraduate Financial Aid Options

http://www.umb.edu/admissions/financial_aid_scholarships/ug_aid 

FAFSA

https://www.umb.edu/admissions/financial_aid_scholarships

Scholarships

Office for Merit-Based Scholarships
Campus Center, 4th floor
617.287.4850
merit.scholarships@umb.edu

How to use Blackboard

https://en-us.help.blackboard.com/Learn/9.1_Older_Versions/9.1_SP_12_and_SP_13/Student

Grades First
Please log in to use program to schedule appointments and connect with athletic advisors
https://umb.gradesfirst.com/session/new

Wiser Help
https://www.umb.edu/it/getting_services/wiser/wiser_help_for_students

UMass Boston GPA Calculator

http://www.pcesp.umb.edu/gpa/gpa.php

Testing Services

Holds

http://www.umb.edu/editor_uploads/images/Removal_of_Advising_Holds_for_Faculty_10_22_12.pdf

Tutoring

http://requesttutor.cs.umb.edu:8080/oats/

Free individual or group tutoring for UMB students enrolled in one or more College of Liberal Arts and/or College of Science and Mathematics 100-200 level courses for which we offer tutoring. To register on-line, students must be enrolled in the course for which they are requesting tutoring.

Course areas in which students can register online for tutoring include:
Humanities
Languages
Social Sciences
Science

To sign up for tutoring in the Reading, Writing and Study Strategies Center, please go to Academic Support Programs, Campus Center CC-1-1300.

College of Science & Math Academic Support

https://www.umb.edu/academics/csm/student_success_center/academic_support

College of Nursing and Health Sciences

https://www.umb.edu/academics/cnhs/sass

Schedule with department

College of Management

Important/General Information - https://www.umb.edu/academics/cm/student_resources

Tutoring Information - http://blogs.umb.edu/upo/cm-staff-pages/cm-tutoring-center/

FERPA

Declaring Major Form

http://www.umb.edu/editor_uploads/images/registrar/ChangeofMajorUndergraduateSM11.pdf

Career Services

https://www.umb.edu/academics/vpass/career_services