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University of Massachusetts Amherst



Dean's Welcome

As the creative heart of UMass Amherst, HFA brings together scholars and artists from a wide range of disciplines. The college offers exceptional opportunities for students to broaden their perspectives, apply their knowledge, and prepare to make contributions to their communities, to the workplace, and to the world. More...

Creative Economy

Research project that measured the economic impact of HFA and our alumni on the Pioneer Valley. More...

Academic Freedom

The College's official policy on academic and artistic freedom and community response.


HFA Staff

The College of Humanities and Fine Arts works hard for its students, and our
staff are among the most dedicated and productive at the University. We
invite site visitors to explore recent staff accomplishments. Current staff
can use these pages to find information about resources and opportunities
within the College.


Classified and Professional Staff Development Awards Program

Staff Development Awards Program