September 29, 2023
photo of the Olver Design Building from the street

Looking for ways to learn more about UMass Architecture degree programs? We welcome prospective students to our open house events this fall!

For students interested in our Undergraduate BS in Architecture major:

Virtual Info Session - Monday October 16, 7:00 - 8:00pm EST

This online event will introduce students to the UMass Architecture major, opportunities & a virtual tour of the Design Building's studios, classrooms, labs, gallery, cafe. There will be time to ask your questions with our undergraduate program director. Please email Ashley Janes to receive the Zoom link. Additional information about the event can be found here.

Fall Visit Days Open House - Sunday October 22, 11:00am - 1:00pm EST

Come to campus for a tour and see what UMass has to offer. Plan your day around Architecture's in-person info session and building tour. You'll meet with faculty and current students; learn about our curriculum and opportunities; and take a tour of the Design Building. You do not need to sign up for Architecture's event, but some Fall Visit Days activities do require registration. More info about the event can be found here.


For those interested in UMass Amherst Graduate Architecture degrees:

In-person Open House - Wednesday November 1, 12:00 - 4:30pm EST

Join us in Amherst to meet informally with our graduate program director and advisors, faculty, and current students. Learn about our curriculum and programs, tour the Olver Design Building's studios, classrooms, and labs. The day will also offer opportunities to observe graduate design studio courses. Participants are also invited to stay on for a lecture at 5:30pm by Kate Wagner, critic and journalist first known for her satirical blog McMansion Hell.  Lunch will be provided. Please let us know that you would like to attend by contacting Ashley Janes. More info about this event can be found here.

Virtual Info Session - Wednesday November 2, 2:00 - 3:00pm EST

For those who cannot make it to Amherst, we will host a Zoom information session to introduce our graduate programs and opportunities. Please email Ashley Janes to receive the Zoom link. Additional information about this event can be found here.