Beginning with Fall NSO and the Welcome BBQ, continuing through UMass Night Out and Battle of the Baystate, the beginning of fall semester is an exciting time! Keep up with it all on our Welcome pages.

The Student Life safety page helps you enjoy your fall celebrations safely and respectfully! 


Due to an ongoing drought, the Town of Amherst has issued a mandatory water restriction. The university asks that students, faculty, and staff use these tips to help conserve water.

Campus safety and emergency programs

Explore UMass Amherst safety and emergency programs and resources.

Student Profiles

Profile Series

Students, faculty, and alumni speak about their experiences at UMass Amherst in this Profile Series.


Important UCard notice about payment for Amazon

Currently it is not possible to use your UCard to pay for Amazon purchases. Read more.

Living at UMass appKeep up with campus on the Living at UMass app

Get it on the App Store or Google Play.