The Department of Public Health 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.
Are You Planning to Apply to the Public Health Major?
All UMass prospective public health majors should either meet with a peer advisor during drop-in hours or attend an information session for prospective students before applying to the major. Sign up for the information session by clicking here.
Monday, October 6th from 6:00-6:45pm in the Campus Center Room 911. RSVP here.
Thursday, November 13th from 5:00-5:45pm in the Campus Center Room 911. RSVP here.
Peer Advising Drop-In Center
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.
Drop-in Center Hours
Tuesday: 10:30am-2:00pm & 2:30-4:30pm
Call 413-545-3816 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Read the Undergraduate Public Health Newsletter
The Newsletter is sent directly to Public Heath major’s email every week!
*Please bring a copy of your tracking form to advising sessions*