The University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Schedule a Visit

Transfer applicants are welcome to sign up for campus tours. Though broadly tailored to freshmen applicants, you'll find answers to many of your transfer-related questions.

Visit with a Transfer Counselor

Transfer counselors are available to meet during walk-in hours on most Friday afternoons from 1:00 – 4:00 in Whitmore room 243. Note: Counselors will be unavailable on March 29 and April 26. Park at the Visitors Center

Boston-area students:  UMass Amherst transfer counselors are also available to meet with students on the Mount Ida Campus of UMass Amherst. No appointment is needed. 


March 21, 2:00-7:00 pm

March 22, 10:00 am-3:00 pm

April 4, 2:00-7:00 pm

April 5, 10:00 am-3:00 pm

April 18, 2:00-7:00 pm

April 19, 10:00 am-3:00 pm

We are located on the second floor of the campus center. The campus center is the first building you see as you arrive on campus if you are coming in from the Dedham Street entrance. 

Parking and Directions: 

Free parking is available across from the campus center. 

The address is 777 Dedham St, Newton, MA. Please use the ground floor entrance and take the elevator to the second floor.

Dates and Deadlines

Transfer Admission Requirements

Transferring Credit

Information for MassTransfer Students

MassTransfer Application

The Common Application 

Financial Aid

Admitted Students