Student Resources

Academic Deans for the College of Natural Sciences

220 Morrill 2, 545-1969

Career Services

Assistance with resumés, cover letters, career assessments, graduate school, internships, jobs, and careers.

Center for Counseling and Psychological Health

Individual, couple, family and group therapy; crisis intervention; medication management; community referrals.

Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success (CMASS)

Academic support, cultural enrichment, and student development, as well as, support for institutional diversity on the University of Massachusetts Amherst campus.

Center for Student Life - Get Involved

Resources for student clubs and organizations, and sponsor of student events.

Center for Women and Community

24/7 Sexual Assault Support and Advocacy Hotline: 545-0800

Educational and support center: Resource Referral Program, Women of Color Leadership Network, Counseling Services, Counselor/ Advocate Program

Dean of Students Office

Comprehensive support for students facing personal or academic challenges.

Disability Services

Support services for students with physical, medical disabilities, learning disabilities and ADD.

Emergency Alerts

Sign up for UMass Amherst Alerts emergency text message service.  In the case of an emergency, this service will send time-sensitive notifications to subscribers’ cell phones.

English as a Second Language

Help for nonnative speakers of English to master the formal conventions of academic English for both general education courses and courses in the academic disciplines.

Five College Interchange

Contact if you are interested in taking courses at another of the Five Colleges (Amherst College, Hampshire College, Mount Holyoke College, and Smith College).

General Education Courses

Information about General Education courses and requirements.

International Programs Office

International Student support services; International Exchange Program/ Study Abroad

Learning Resource Center, W.E.B. DuBois Library

10th floor Du Bois Library, 545-5334
Academic support services to all students, including tutoring, study skills, and mentoring.


Learn more about the library resources available at UMass Amherst.

For library resources specific to BMB, contact Melanie Radik in the Science and Engineering Library.

Newman Center

472 North Pleasant Street
A Catholic resource center: faith, socializing, service, and making connections with people of similar beliefs

Ombud’s Office

Available to all members of the University community to help resolve University-related conflicts impartially and without judging.

Peer Wellness Coaching

Peer-to-peer coaching sessions provide individualized support to help students build their capacity for health and success.

Pre-Med and Pre-Dental Advisors

The Pre-Med Advising Office is located in the Shade Tree Lab
Phone: (413) 545-3674

Religious and Spiritual Life

The Office of Religious and Spiritual Life offers a range of educational programs, individual and institutional advocacy, interfaith dialogue, and other bridge-building activities designed to foster an informed, caring and supportive campus community for students of all backgrounds and beliefs.

Smart About Money (SAM)

A financial wellness program that helps students manage their financial lives at college.

Stonewall Center

A lesbian, bisexual, gay and transgender educational resource and support center.

Student Athlete Academic Services

Academic support and services for student athletes.

Student Legal Services Office

Advice and/or referral in most legal matters affecting students.

Student Success and Diversity

Provides guidance and services to help CNS students succeed throughout their undergraduate career.

Student Success Toolkit Series

Workshops held every semester to help students learn about strategies, tools, and resources for a successful undergraduate career.

University Health Services (UHS)

150 Infirmary Way, 577-5000

UHS provides comprehensive primary care for adults and children, walk-in care, mental health care and many other services and programs.

University Without Walls (UWW)

Get information about Winter and Summer Session courses.

Veteran Services

Provides support for student veterans.

Writing Center

Tutors available to work one on one with students on writing projects.

Not sure which resources to use? Check out these Single Stop Resources to find help for your specific needs.