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UMass Amherst Common Read 2014

The University of Massachusetts Amherst has selected Orange is the New Black by Piper Kerman as its Common Read for 2014-15.  Find out more about Common Read and this year's selection here.

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UMass is a member of the National Club Softball Association and finished our 2013-2014 season third in the North Atlantic East! We will be...
The William D. Mullins Memorial Center is a multi-purpose 10,500 seat facility on the campus of the University of Massachusetts. Home to...
Many students at the University are distant from their home towns, where they have always had the spiritual support from their families and...
  Student Bridges is a student-initiated outreach program that connects UMass students with local community-based organizations and...

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Volunteer UMass

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SophoMORE year!

Exciting opportunities lie ahead.

Message from the Vice Chancellor

Welcome to the Division of Student Affairs and Campus Life (SACL) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. As student affairs professionals, our work is based on the philosophy of student development.

Advice for Students... from Students

Keep the door to your room open when you are just moving in and hanging out... you will make more friends more quickly because neighbors can just drop by.

Kristen Richard, NSO/First Week Crew, Class 2013