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Important Announcement

Our Board of Trustees has announced that Mount Ida College has reached an agreement with the University of Massachusetts, under which UMass Amherst will acquire the physical assets of our Newton campus and students in good academic standing will be offered automatic acceptance to UMass Dartmouth, a Tier 1 national research university.

Statement from the Board of Trustees

Mount Ida College has reached a definitive agreement with the University of Massachusetts that will provide a guaranteed pathway for our students to earn a high-value degree in their field of study.

Letter from President Barry Brown

The agreement that the Board of Trustees has reached with UMass represents the culmination of a long process of consideration, during which students have remained the top priority.

UMass and Mount Ida College Announce Agreement

Mount Ida College reaches agreement with UMass regarding educational continuity for students and acquisition of its campus.

Transitioning to UMass

UMass Dartmouth has committed to ensuring a seamless transition. Find additional resources on their website.