The University of Massachusetts Amherst is a large public university located in Amherst, Massachusetts. It is also the designated flagship campus for the entire University of Massachusetts system. About 21,700 undergraduate students attend the school along with 9,800 graduate students. Over 77% of students enrolled are in-state and 23% are out-of-state. Amherst is located in the Pioneer Valley which has amazing restaurants and music. It’s also known for beautiful art, theater, and history making the area such a fun place for students to explore.