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For general inquiries, please drop us a note at @email. The undergraduate and graduate programs can be reached at @email and @email, respectively. Contact the communications office at for queries about news, social media, our website and magazine, and reach out to the outreach and community engagement office at @email for more information about these programs. We invite you to search our Department Directory to reach individual department members.

Mailing Address

History Department
612 Herter Hall
University of Massachusetts
161 Presidents Drive
Amherst, MA 01003-9312

Phone and Fax

During the academic year, the history department's main office is open M-Fr from 8:30am-4:30pm. Offices are closed on state and federal holidays and may be closed during during university breaks. Our phone number is 413.545.1330.
Fax us at 413.545.6137.

Staying in the Loop 

We invite you to join our community events listserv and to sign up to receive our annual newsletter. You can follow the UMass Amherst History Department on Twitter (@UMassHistory), FacebookLinkedInWordpress, and YouTube. Follow the UMass Public History Program on Twitter (@umassph), Facebook, and Instagram (umasspublichistory).