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.
Fall Visit Days
Prospective undergraduates and their families are invited to visit campus and learn about life at UMass Amherst on Sundays 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. Registration opens in August.
- September 21 & 29
- October 6, 12 & 27
Visits with Academic Departments
Some departments across campus offer prospective students and families opportunities to visit and learn more about their program.
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.
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.