Winter Transfer Families and Friends

The New Students Orientation office wishes to thank all parents, family members, and guardians who attended the 2018-19 Winter Parent & Family Orientation program. The sessions are now closed. You may view our presentation slides below.  We look forward to working with you as your student transition to the University. Please contact us if you need further information.


2018-19 New Students Orientation Family Resource Guide

Welcome to the UMass Amherst Community

An Academic Perspective by Assistant Dean Melvin Rodriguez

An Academic Perspective by Associate Provost for Student Success Carolyn Bassett

Money Matters Panel

Campus Health and Wellness Panel

Living at UMass

Working Together for Your Student's Safety: Creating a Safe and Caring Community