The University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Info Sessions and Campus Tours

Interested in applying? Learn more about the application and review process from one of our Admissions representatives during a 40-minute information session.

Freshman information sessions are followed by a student-led, 90-minute walking tour to learn all about the UMass campus. For transfers, the information session follows the tour. Check out the Visitors Center website to get more information on session times, registration, and important details for your visit. 

Schedule an Information Session or Campus Tour

Fall Visit Days

Prospective undergraduates and their families are invited to visit campus and learn about life at UMass Amherst on weekends throughout the fall. Admissions counselors and a student panel will discuss our academic programs, residential life, student activities, financial aid and the application process. Visitors can take guided tours and enjoy half-price meals in our award-winning dining areas. Register now.


  • September 21 & 29
  • October 6, 12 & 27

Please note: Each of our event dates are now at capacity. You are welcome to register, but be advised that you will be added to a waitlist. If space becomes available, you will automatically be notified.

We still want to see you on campus this fall! Register for an information session and campus tour, which we offer Monday-Saturday. As our guest for these offerings, you will still be able to experience the UMass Amherst community, the award-winning food, and receive answers to all of your questions.

Visits with Academic Departments

Some departments across campus offer prospective students and families opportunities to visit and learn more about their program. 

Schedule a visit with an academic department

UMass Comes to You

The Admissions Office will host a number of off-campus receptions for interested students and their parents each fall and spring.

See if we will be in your area.

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.