The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Healthcare

UMass Center at Springfield’s nursing laboratory

UMass Center at Springfield's Nursing Laboratory

Massachusetts is home to one of the highest ranking health care systems in the country. The Pioneer Valley has the nationally recognized Baystate Medical Center, many community hospitals and clinics, and an array of elder care options.

On campus, University Health Services provides easy access to primary care, the Center for Counseling and Psychological Health offers superior mental health services, and the Faculty and Staff Assistance Program provides free counseling and referral services to employees. UMass health care benefits offer a variety of plans.