UMass Student Support Resources

  • Active Minds: Active Minds is a national organization that supports a network of campus-based chapters that are made up of students passionate about mental health advocacy and education. They work towards changing the conversation around mental health and reducing stigma.
  • UMass Active Minds Facebook page
  • Student Health 101: UMASS Center for Health Promotion's online monthly health magazine.

Crisis Contacts

  • In a life-threatening Emergency, call 911
  • UMass Amherst Police: (413) 545-2121
  • Center for Counseling and Psychological Health: Open Weekdays, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (413) 545-2337
    After hours, weekends & holidays, call University Health Services (413) 577-5000

Additional Services

  • CMASS (Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success)
    The Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success (CMASS) provides cultural enrichment, academic support, student development and support for institutional diversity.
    • Wilder Hall, 221 Stockbridge Road, 413.545.2517
  • Center for Health Promotion (CHP)
    CHP offers innovative programs, entertaining events and important health and wellness information. Health educators develop trainings and presentations for classes, RSOs, residence halls and other groups; provide guest lecturers for classes and community groups; and offer resources and referrals on health-related issues. The CHP also sponsors services that promote responsible decision-making regarding alcohol and other drug use, on campus and in the community.
  • Center for Women and Community
    CWC serves the very diverse cultural and linguistic populations at UMass Amherst with information and referral on a variety of issues and concerns: 24-hour rape crisis service; counseling; support groups; training and community organization on issues of violence against women; and advocacy and cultural, educational, and social programs for women of color.
    • Phone 413.545.0883
    • Address 180 Infirmary Way,
      New Africa House,
      Amherst MA 01003
    • CWC 24 Hour Rape Crisis Hotline 413.545.0800
  • Center for Student Development (CSD)
  • Dean of Students Office
    • Phone 413.545.2684
  • Housing office after hours
    • Phone 413-695-4691
  • Ombuds Office: Mediational assistance with university-related issues
    • Phone 413.545.0867
  • Pastoral Counseling & Support Services
    • Office of Religious and Spiritual Life
    • 308 Student Union Building
    • Phone 413.545.9642
  • Physical and Psychological Disabilities
    • Disability Services, 161 Whitmore
    • Phone 413.545.0892
  • Psychological Services Center (Clinical Psychology Department Training Clinic)
    • Tobin Hall
    • Phone 413.545.2383
  • Stonewall Center (GLBT Support Services)
    • Crampton Hall
    • Phone 413.545.4824
  • University Health Services
    • 150 Infirmary Way
    • Phone 413.577.5000
  • Veterans & Military Support Services
    • Veterans Affairs, 413.545.0939