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.
We also provide a variety of helpful information sessions, and our website maintains many of the academic forms you will need to fulfill your degree requirements. We even have a listing of useful links to help you inform you about the field of public health.
Who we are and how we can help:
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 balance academic schedules.
Tuesday: 8am-11am, 11:15am-12:30pm, 12:45pm-2pm, & 2:30pm-5pm
Thursday: 8:30am-11am, 11:15am-12:30pm, 12:45pm-2pm, & 2:30pm-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-11:00am & 11:15-1:45pm
Call 413-545-3816 or email email@example.com.
Megan Griffin, Arnold 305, firstname.lastname@example.org, 413-545-2523
Ms. Griffin can answer questions about advising, course exceptions, changes to ARR, collateral field proposal forms, adding/dropping a course after the end of add/drop, & taking a course for a third time
Office Hours: Tuesday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm; Wednesday 9:00 am - 11:30 am; Thursday 10:00-11:00 am
Gloria DiFulvio, Arnold 302, email@example.com, 413-545-4535
Dr. DiFulvio can answer questions about advising, requesting a credit overload (more than 19 credits), internships and independent study approval, study abroad course approval, and capstone.
Office Hours: Monday 3-5pm (please sign up on office door)
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Undergraduate Public Health Newsletter - Sent directly to Public Heath major’s email every week!
*Please bring a copy of your tracking form to advising sessions*