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  • FERPA (the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) is a federal law protecting the confidentiality of student records. In compliance with FERPA, the University of Massachusetts Amherst must have students’ written permission in order to release information from their records to any third party,...
  • Use the MassPirg/Child Care Waiver to remove these fees from your University bill for a given term. Log on to SPIRE. On your Student Center, click the MassPirg/Child Care Waiver link under the Finances heading. The top of the Mass Pirg and Child Care Waiver page displays the current term...
  • Introduction to QuikPAY QuikPAY is an e-billing and payment system that allows you to manage your University bill online. Use QuikPAY to view your University charges, print a PDF copy of your bill, and make a secure online payment. QuikPAY also enables you to set up ‘authorized payers’ (one or...
  • This content has been moved to the Bursar's website at: under the "Bills - Payments" menu item about Excess Express. 
  • Use SPIRE to update your UMass Amherst meal plan. The options in SPIRE vary to match your situation. Note: Some meal plan options are available each term for a limited time only.  For more information about UMass Amherst meal plans, see UMass Dining. On your Student Center SPIRE Home page, go...