University of Massachusetts Amherst

Search Google Appliance


Recent Polls

February 6, 2024

Poll contact: Tatishe Nteta  

Poll Highlights

National UMass Amherst Poll Finds Views on the Economy, Immigration Weighing Down President Biden’s Re-election Bid

The survey also finds that disapproval of the president’s handling of the Israeli-Hamas war, including from those on the left, threatens his chances this November

February 5, 2024

Poll contact: Tatishe Nteta  

Poll Highlights

New national UMass Amherst Poll finds 2024 presidential election is 'fast becoming the sequel that no one asked for' 

More than half of its respondents would prefer that neither Biden nor Trump run for president, but the new survey only finds a slim chance of a Haley nomination as nearly three-quarters of the respondents fear violence associated with the election.

October 27, 2023

Poll contact: Tatishe Nteta  

Belichick, Cora to Blame for Patriots’ and Red Sox’ Woes According to New UMass Amherst / WCVB Poll of Massachusetts Sports Fans

Fans accustomed to unprecedented success over the last 20 years are quick to turn on legendary Pats coach and the latest manager to bring a championship to Fenway Park

October 25, 2023

Poll contact: Tatishe Nteta  

New UMass Amherst / WCVB Poll finds an independent Kennedy candidacy pulls more voters from Trump than Biden in 2024 

Statewide survey also finds strong support for potential ballot initiatives and election reforms, high approval for Sen. Elizabeth Warren as she seeks a third term

October 24, 2023

Poll contact: Tatishe Nteta  

Bullish on Bay State Economy, Residents Show Broad Support for Policies to Ease Housing Crunch, According to New UMass Amherst / WCVB Poll

Increasing low-income housing, converting office buildings, rent control and “right to shelter” laws all find support in new survey of issues facing the commonwealth