University of Massachusetts (UOM), Massachusets Campus & Infrastructure

Massachusets (Massachusets) Estd : 1863 Approved by : Other
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The campus has many architecturally distinctive buildings commissioned by the Commonwealth and designed by world-renowned architects.UMass Amherst is the flagship and the largest of the UMass campuses, as well as the first established. Like many colleges and universities, the Massachusetts Agricultural College (as it was originally called) in Amherst was founded as a land-grant college in 1863, receiving initial start-up funding as part of the Morrill Land-Grant Colleges Act. It became "Massachusetts State College" in 1931, and "University of Massachusetts" in 1947. The library system is the largest state-supported library system in New England with over 6.1 million items.

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