The University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst

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Visit Campus

We are excited to announce that on-campus tours will resume beginning April 20. The first round of these will be limited to students who have been admitted for fall 2021. Tours for other guests will begin later this spring. To learn more, view our spring campus visit website.

Events for Admitted Students

We are hosting a variety of virtual events for admitted students! Get to know the university better, learn about academic programs and student services, discover campus activities and organizations, and find answers to all of your questions about UMass.

On-Going Admissions Events

Interested in applying? Join an Online Information Session to learn all about the application process, and what our admissions counselors are looking for.

Interested in applying? Join us for a Transfer Thursday Session to learn all about the application process, and what our admissions counselors are looking for. MassTransfer students transferring from a Massachusetts community college after completing their associate degree are also welcome to join these sessions.


Curious about UMass Amherst? During the Virtual Student Guided UMass Visit you'll spend an hour with current students, hear about their experiences, and learn more about all the university has to offer.

Visits With Academic Departments

Many of the academic majors, schools and colleges at UMass offer info sessions, open houses and other opportunities to connect and learn more. We encourage students to contact the department they are interested in!

Amherst - A Great College Town!


Amherst: A Great College Town

Amherst was named the top college town in North America in 2009! The town really has it all, and it will be your home as a UMass Amherst student.

Find out what the area has to offer.