Our goal in the Architecture + Design Program at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is to prepare our graduates for the professional and academic challenges of the 21st Century. We are deeply invested in our students while they are studying with us, and we are proud of their many accomplishments as our alumni.

Architecture + Design alumni have become successful professionals in
the many design fields; as licensed architects, as digital designers,
as preservationists, as environmentalists, as academics….

We are always interested in hearing of the accomplishments of our
alumni. Contact us! We would like to feature you on our alumni

Alumni Profiles

Patrick Tighe

Patrick Tighe is the principal and lead designer of Patrick Tighe Architecture of Santa Monica, California. Based on the belief that architecture has the capacity to help shape one’s experience in this world, the firm is committed to creating authentic, contemporary architecture informed by technology, sustainability and building innovation.