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UMass Increases Financial Aid

By Katherine Landergan, Boston Globe

The University of Massachusetts is allocating $130.5 million for student financial aid this year, the university announced today.

Over the past eight years, the university's support for financial aid has jumped from $35.6 million to the current amount, an increase of 267 percent. Last year, the university allocated $109 million.

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