• Spanish, Portuguese, Catalan and Quechua

    Every year, more than 2000 students take our Undergraduate Courses. We offer elementary, intermediate and advanced language classes in Spanish, Portuguese, Catalan and Quechua. 

  • Study Abroad

    Before choosing your program abroad, come talk to us. Our advisers can help you select a program in Latin America, Spain or Portugal to complete the UMass minor and major requirements in Spanish and Portuguese. We also coordinate intensive language programs in Spain and Argentina where you can complete the entire language sequence in one semester.

  • Graduate Programs

    Our Ph.D. program offers students an opportunity to specialize in Hispanic and Portuguese Literatures, Cultures or Linguistics. See our website for details.


Latinx Literature & Culture Students Engage with Middle Schoolers

May 03, 2017

On April 27th, students in Kristie Soares's "Introduction to Latinx Literature and Culture" class welcomed 23 middle school students from Up Academy Leonard, a middle school in Lawrence, Mass....

2017 Graduates: Plans after UMass

April 24, 2017

As we near Commencement 2017 we ask, what will our class of 2017 be pursuing after gradaution? Here is a list below of what some of our graduates will be pursing after graduation....

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Broaden Your Horizons

UMass Amherst offers rewarding opportunities in Spain and Latin America for majors in Spanish & Portuguese Studies. At present, the tuition and fees for a year’s study in programs abroad are equivalent to those here on campus. [MORE TK?]

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