The University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst

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Visit Campus

Due to COVID-19, in-person events are currently canceled and the campus is closed to outside visitors. Virtual opportunities to visit campus are listed below.

Events for Admitted Students

We are hosting a variety of virtual events for admitted students! Get to know the university better, learn about academic programs and student services, discover campus activities and organizations, and find answers to all of your questions about UMass.

On-Going Admissions Events

Interested in applying? Join an Online Information Session to learn all about the application process, and what our admissions counselors are looking for.

Interested in applying? Join us for a Transfer Thursday Session to learn all about the application process, and what our admissions counselors are looking for. MassTransfer students transferring from a Massachusetts community college after completing their associate degree are also welcome to join these sessions.


Curious about UMass Amherst? During the Virtual Student Guided UMass Visit you'll spend an hour with current students, hear about their experiences, and learn more about all the university has to offer.

Group Events & College Fairs

Whether you are a community college student taking advantage of our robust MassTransfer program or transferring from another four-year institution, there is a home for you at UMass. Join us at a UMass Transfer Fair to learn why thousands of students each year make the decision to transfer to a UMass. Register now!

Visits With Academic Departments

Many of the academic majors, schools and colleges at UMass offer info sessions, open houses and other opportunities to connect and learn more. We encourage students to contact the department they are interested in!

Amherst - A Great College Town!


Amherst: A Great College Town

Amherst was named the top college town in North America in 2009! The town really has it all, and it will be your home as a UMass Amherst student.

Find out what the area has to offer.