Let your voice be heard!

On Nov. 14, you received an email from Chancellor Subbaswamy inviting you to take the Campus Climate Survey. This is a chance for students, faculty, and staff to share your perceptions and experiences of life at UMass Amherst and offer thoughts on how to make our campus a more welcoming and inclusive place. Tell us what you think, and you'll be entered to win one of several great prizes. We value your opinion and look forward to your response!

UMass and MA Ballot Question #4

Although Massachusetts voters approved a ballot measure permitting the possession and recreational use of marijuana, federal laws prohibit the use, possession and/or cultivation of marijuana at educational institutions. The use, possession, or cultivation of marijuana is therefore not allowed in any university housing or on any other university property.

Enjoy fall weekends safely and responsibly!

Whether you're attending athletic events, on-campus or local happenings, you represent UMass Amherst in our community. Be safe and respectful!


Due to an ongoing drought, the Town of Amherst has issued a mandatory water restriction. The university asks that students, faculty, and staff use these tips to help conserve water.

Campus safety and emergency programs

Explore UMass Amherst safety and emergency programs and resources.

Student Profiles

Profile Series

Students, faculty, and alumni speak about their experiences at UMass Amherst in this Profile Series.

Important UCard notice about payment for Amazon

Currently it is not possible to use your UCard to pay for Amazon purchases. Read more.

Living at UMass appKeep up with campus on the Living at UMass app

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