University of Massachusetts Amherst

Department of Sociology




There are a range of other resources for graduate students on campus. See the following web pages for more information.

Sociology Department

Listing of Sociology Faculty & Areas
Listing of Sociology Staff & Responsibilities
Listing of Sociology Graduate Students

Graduate School

Graduate School Handbook
Graduate Assistantship Office
Graduate Appointment Policies
Graduate School Degree Requirements
Submission of Thesis and Dissertation
Graduate Student Grant Service
Student Forms
Financial Aid and Funding
Travel Grant Application

Student Organizations & Offices

Graduate Employees Organization
GEO Contract
International Programs Office
Stonewall Center
Everywoman’s Center

UMass Offices

UMass Housing
Campus Life
Parking Services
Center for Early Education & Care

UMass Health Care

UMass University Health Services
Dental and Vision
UMass Mental Health
Campus Recreation
Wellness Reimbursement

Other Sociology Links

American Society of Criminology
American Sociological Association
Association for Humanist Sociology
Association of Black Sociologists
Association for the Sociology of Religion
Eastern Sociological Society
International Sociological Association
Law and Society Association
Population Association of America
Rural Sociological Society
Social Science Historical Association
Society for the Scientific Study of Religion
Society for the Study of Social Problems
Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction
Sociologists for Women in Society
Sociologists Without Borders
Online Guide to Sociology Worldwide

Teaching links

Teaching Resources at the ASA

UMass Amherst Center for Teaching & Faculty Development

The Dubois Library provides an academic liaison for the department, Stephen McGinty. He is very helpful both as a personal resource, scheduling orientation sessions with classes, and helping undergrads complete research assignments from our classes.


Department of Sociology • Thompson Hall • University of Massachusetts–Amherst, MA 01003