UMass Amherst

FREE Registration

There is no cost to register and attend Science Quest.

FREE Parking

Lots 63 and 43 are free and closest to the main Science Quest building, the Integrated Science Building (ISB). Please see the Science Quest Map linked to the right for more details.

Additional parking is available free on weekends in campus parking lots marked in green on the campus parking map linked here.

All UMass parking lots and buildings are fully handicapped accessible.

FREE Lunch

Lunch is free to all Science Quest attendees and is scheduled for 12:00-1:00pm at the Worcester Dining Commons very close the ISB (see Science Quest Map). Be sure to pick up a lunch voucher at the front table at check-in. Our award-winning dining facilities have a huge selection including gluten-free and vegetarian. An updated menu can be found at this link.

Travel Support

A limited amount of funding is available for travel to and from campus for under-funded and other schools that would not otherwise have the resources to attend. Please email us at the address below for more information and an application.

Professional Development Points (PDPs)

5 PDPs are offered to teachers who attend Science Quest with their students. Please ask for the PDP form at the front table on the day of Science Quest.