The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Steps to participate in the Computing & Informatics Exploratory RAP Fall 2019:

  1. Complete the application and email it to studentdean@cics.umass.edu no later than Friday, May 10, 2019
  2. All applicants will be notified by Friday, May 17, 2019
  3. If accepted, follow the steps on the RAP website (http://www.umass.edu/rap/how-join-rap) to secure your space (This must be done between May 19 and May 22.)
  4. If NOT accepted, please consider joining one of the Gen Ed RAPs (http://www.umass.edu/rap/gened-raps)
  5. On Wednesday, May 22 at noon any remaining open spaces will be available for Computing & Informatics Exploratory students to join the RAP (no application necessary at this point).

Course Information Fall 2019

  • Students will enroll in a special RAP section of the college one-credit First-Year Seminar AND
  • Advisors will guide students into appropriate math, and/or computer science related courses during Summer NSO.

Location Fall 2019

Students will live together in Dickinson Hall in the Orchard Hill residential area.

Computing Informatics RAP