Over many decades the University of Massachusetts Amherst has developed into a top-ranked public research university, the only one in our state and one of only a handful in the northeast. Five years ago, we collectively took stock of our situation and prospects as we developed our first comprehensive strategic plan. In the ensuing five years the campus has made immense strides. Now we renew our commitment to strategic planning and assess how events of the past five years have shaped our thinking as we look ahead.
Read more about how we are Rising to the Challenge.