Accessible Transportation at UMass Amherst

  • Accessible Van Services: provides free on-call and reserved transportation to students, staff, and faculty with both temporary and permanent disabilities, both on and off campus
  • Bus ServicesUMass Transit operates Pioneer Valley Transit Authority (PVTA) buses on and around the UMass Amherst campus, all of which are ADA wheelchair accessible and equipped with ramps and restraints for anyone with a wheelchair/mobility device. Learn about PVTA bus routes, fares, schedules, and more.
  • PVTA Paratransit Servicefor individuals with disabilities that prevent them from riding the fixed route bus service, PVTA also provides a shared-ride, door-to-door van transportation
  • Reserved Accessible Parkingprovides ADA reserved accessible parking for customers with state-issued disabled placards or license plates, as well as temporary Proximity Parking

Physical Access on Campus

From locating the most convenient parking to knowing about construction to roads or sidewalks, use these links to help make   Amherst’s campus more accessible for your needs.

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