Plan Your Visit
The University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences is located in the scenic Pioneer Valley of western Massachusetts with easy access to/from the major metropolitan areas of Boston and New York City. Named the top college town in North America, the town of Amherst and the surrounding region feature an abundance of arts, cultural, and recreational activities. There are many local hotel accommodations available for your visit to UMass Amherst and plenty of restaurants and cultural activities within driving distance.
The School of Public Health and Health Sciences and its six departments (Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Communication Disorders, Environmental Health Sciences, Health Promotion and Policy, Kinesiology, and Nutrition) welcome your visit. Please contact us to make your appointment.
UMass Amherst hosts daily campus tours, Monday-Saturday. To learn more about campus tours, campus maps, parking options, and detailed directions, please visit the UMass Amherst Robsham Visitor's Center.
Getting to the School of Public Health and Health Sciences
Click for Google Map driving directions to the UMass Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences.
Bradley International Airport (Hartford/Springfield) is 45 miles south of the University;
Logan International Airport (Boston) is 90 miles to the east.
Valley Transporter (800-872-8752) provides transportation service from both airports to Amherst.
See Amtrak schedules or contact them directly at 800-872-7245.
School of Public Health and Health Sciences
University of Massachusetts Amherst
715 N. Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003