Academic Advising

The undergraduate degree program in Public Health Sciences provides a variety of advising and academic resources for its students. Both our staff advisors and peer advisors are here to help address your academic questions and concerns so that you can make the most of your UMass Amherst education.

Peer Advising Drop-In Center
Located in Arnold House Rm 221

Peer advisors can answer questions about the public health field, applying to the major, university and program requirements, completing advising forms, and planning balanced academic schedules. Please bring a copy of your completed tracking form to your meeting.

Drop-In Hours

Monday- 9:00am-4:30pm
Tuesday- 9:00am-3:30pm
Wednesday- 11:30am-4:30pm
Thursday- 11:00am-2:20pm & 2:30-3:30pm
Friday- 10:10am-3:30pm

Call 413-545-3816 or email

Program Advisor

Megan Griffin, Arnold 305,, 413-545-2523
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Program Director

Gloria DiFulvio, Arnold 307,, 413-545-4535
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Career Services & Workforce Development Advisor

Mary Ellen Liseno, Arnold 221, Thursdays 9-11am
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