Welcome to the UMass Amherst community and the Office of Parent Services. We are here to assist families with questions, help you stay in touch with campus happenings, and serve as a resource to you through our website, electronic newsletter, and facebook page.


Recent Communication

Use the links below to review an archive of messages sent this semester. 

Parent & Family E-Newsletters

University Communications to Students

University Communications to Campus Community

Webinar Recordings

Home for the Holidays

Managing Multiple Pandemics: Wellbeing and College Mental Health

Financing Your Student College Education

Education Abroad 101

An Introduction to Advocacy, Inclusion and Support Resources

Supporting Your Student in Times of Stress

Renting Your First Place

Life After UMass Amherst