Congratulations Jenna Davis!Our MRP Student Jenna Davis won the 2019 APA Holzheimer Memorial Student Scholarship.
Our MRP Program is ranked No. 1 in the country!
Our Undergraduate Landscape Architecture Program is ranked number 2 in the country!According to bestcolleges.org
Save the dates: March 28-30, 2019UMass Amherst Campus Center
FutureWATERS|AGUASfuturasCheck out Carolina Aragon's art installation "FutureWATERS/AGUASfuturas" on the East Boston Greenway through Dec 9th. Photo by Matt Conti.
WeAVES: Energy Harvesting Textiles in Public SpaceCarolina Aragon's competition entry was selected among the top 50 entries in the International Land Art Generator Initiative Competition.
Far From HomeProfessor Brabec's research on the refugee gardens is featured in the Sept issue of LAM
Our combined department (Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning) provides professionally accredited degrees (MRP, MLA, BSLA), one of the most innovative sustainability-focused undergraduate degrees in the country (Sustainable Community Development), a skills-based 2-year Associate of Landscape Contracting, and a PhD in Regional Planning. We research, design, teach, and do community outreach to create Sustainable Solutions to Complex Problems.
Culture, Heritage and Society
Regional and Greenway Planning
Class Project Builds Bridges between Students and Campus WorkersProfessor Ellen Pader class connects students and service workers in meaningful ways....
UMass students stress resilience in combating climate change
New Publication by Professors Elisabeth Hamin Infield, Robert Ryan, and PhD Alumnus Yaser AbunnasrPlanning for Climate Change A Reader in Green Infrastructure and Sustainable Design for Resilient Cities...
Michelle Chung, our recent Sustainable Community Development graduate, will be working in Brazil as a Fulbright Fellow.
Alumna Alina Gross' recent publication "Housing in America: An Introduction"With an exploration of theoretical frameworks, short case studies, reflective exercises, and strong visuals, this...
Ken Kirkland (MRP '17) starts as town planner in Norwell, MA