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Undergraduate Admissions

Pre-Professional Programs

Get a Jump on Grad School

Pre-professional advising at UMass Amherst helps you prepare to apply, enroll, and be successful in graduate school and beyond. Connect with advisors, student mentors, and alumni who can guide and support you along your academic path.


The UMass Amherst Pre-Law Advising Office provides UMass students with a full range of information and options regarding legal careers and the law school application process, as well as one-on-one assistance in all aspects of law school applications. The office is housed within the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences and serves all students of UMass Amherst, regardless of major, school or college.

pre-med advising

The Pre-Med/Pre-Health Advising Office supports pre-med, pre-dent, pre-PA, and all other pre-health students with peer advising, individual advising, relevant programming, and extensive web resources. The office also sends out a newsletter, which notifies students of deadlines and opportunities as well as other important information.

pre-vet advising

Pre-Vet Advising supports students through the competitive veterinary medical school admission process.