Application to the Journalism Major

In your statement below, please explain what you feel you can contribute to the major, include any previous journalism experience and what you might like to do in the field after graduation.

Click the "Submit" button when you are finished your application. 

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, and you will be notified by email when you are placed into the major.

We encourage all prospective majors to make an appointment with an advisor. John Ciampa advises students with last names A-K, and Beth Wallaces advises L-Z. 

For information on Journalism major requirements, please visit the major requirements page.

Please enter your UMass email address.
Please enter your UMass Student ID Number.
Please list the institution where you took the class, the semester you were enrolled, and the name of the course.