Information for Prospective Students

An aerial view of the UMass Amherst campus.

Schedule a Tour

Prospective students and their families are encouraged to visit the College of Education at W144 Furcolo Hall, 813 North Pleasant St. Meetings with advisors are scheduled upon appointment. To schedule a tour of the College of Education please email If you have applied or are planning to apply to UMass, you can also schedule a campus tour and attend information sessions through the Robsham Memorial Center for Visitors.

Learn about Scholarships 

The College of Education offers a scholarship program for current and new students within the college.  Scholarships are offered to undergraduate, master’s and doctoral students who are preparing to work in the education profession (i.e., P12 Schools or higher education). For more details see the Scholarships page. For questions, contact Mike Hanna in the Academic Affairs office of the college.