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Amilcar Shabazz, Director of Undergraduate Studies
325 New Africa House

Tricia Loveland, Advisor and Office Manager
329 New Africa House
(413) 545-2751

Please fill out this Google form if you are interested in the Major, Secondary Major and/or Minor in Afro-American Studies.


Afro-Am Major Requirements (pdf)
General Education Requirements

HFA Advising Center Website

E-20 Machmer Hall 
240 Hicks Way

The HFA Advising Center is a resource for students who have declared or are interested in declaring majors or minors in the College of Humanities and Fine Arts.The center serves as an active partner with undergraduate students as they strive for personal and academic success at UMass Amherst. Through the HFA Advising Center’s one-on-one advising and mentoring, student programs, workshops, events, and other initiatives, students are encouraged to think critically about their college experience and their future in order to become actively engaged citizens and professionals in a global world.