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.

Transportation on Campus

For individuals arriving in their own vehicle, UMass Amherst offers reserved accessible parking at a number of lots around campus.

For those who require transportation within or around the UMass Amherst campus, UMass Transit operates Pioneer Valley Transit Authority (PVTA) buses, all of which are ADA wheelchair accessible. For individuals with disabilities that prevent them from riding the fixed route bus service, PVTA Paratransit Service offers shared-ride, door-to-door van transportation.

Request Accommodations for an Event

If you are attending a lecture, workshop, or other event on campus, please complete this Event Accommodations Request Form.

If you need accommodations for the University Commencement at McGuirk Alumni Stadium, please refer to the UMass Commencement website. 

Need Help or Have a Question?

If you need help locating an accessibility resource at UMass Amherst or have a question or comment about our services, please fill out this form.