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Transfer to UMass Amherst

Schedule a Visit

Transfer applicants are welcome to sign up for campus tours.  These tours are a great way to get a feel for student life at UMass Amherst.  Please note that the Information Session is very specific to freshman applicants and we therefore recommend doing the Tour Only option.

Visit With a Transfer Counselor

UMass Amherst comes to you!

Community College Visits

Transfer counselors frequently visit the Massachusetts community colleges and are available to meet with students.  Please see your community college below for the visit schedule and availability.

Berkshire Community College

Bristol Community College

Bunker Hill Community College

Cape Cod Community College

Greenfield Community College

Holyoke Community College

Massasoit Community College

MassBay Community College

Middlesex Community College

Mount Wachusett Community College

North Shore Community College

Northern Essex Community College

Quinsigamond Community College

Roxbury Community College

Springfield Technical Community College

Mount Ida Campus of UMass Amherst Visits

Boston-area students:  UMass Amherst transfer counselors are also available to meet with students on the Mount Ida Campus of UMass Amherst. Walk-ins are welcome, however appointments are encouraged. View our schedule and make an appointment.

Coming to campus? 

On-Campus Appointments

If you are planning to come to campus and would like to meet with a transfer counselor, please fill out this form.

Please note that these appointments are informational in nature and will not be considered as part of any future admission decision.  While we do what we can to accommodate specific appointment time requests, our travel schedule can limit our availability.   In the event we are unable to meet with you, we’ll be happy to schedule a future phone or video appointment.

Walk-In Hours

Transfer counselors are available to meet during walk-in hours on most Friday afternoons from 1:00 – 4:00 in Whitmore room 243. PLEASE NOTE: Counselors will not be available on September 20th, 2019. Park at the Visitors Center.

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Dates and Deadlines

Transfer Admission Requirements

Transferring Credit

Information for MassTransfer Students

MassTransfer Application

The Common Application 

Financial Aid

Admitted Students