News & Events

Welcome to the Class of 2020. Learn more about New Student Orientation, where you'll meet our advisors and enroll in fall classes. 

We are hiring! Learn more about our open position for a department administrator. We'll be accepting applications until July 11. 

Enrollment is now open for the online UMass Journalism courses offered during Summer 2016. We offer courses in newswriting and reporting, public relations, magazine writing and more. 

"Journalism is a public good, and democracy cannot thrive without it. Our students learn journalism not only as a professional practice but also as a democratic habit of the heart and mind."

Kathy Roberts Forde, Department Chair


Read the Monday Memo to keep up with Journalism news and events. It will arrive by email every Monday for all students, faculty and staff. Check out the archive for this past academic year to learn more. 

Journalism Department
S414 Integrative Learning Center
650 North Pleasant Street
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA 01003

Journalism Department: 413.545.1376
Online Certificate Program: 413.545.5926