Ramping schedule

Spring 2024 appointment schedule

Confirmed registration schedule for ramping students onto the system by seniority:

Seniors (87 credits and above): November 6 - 7 (M, T)

Juniors (57 – 86 credits): November 8 - 9 (W, Th)

Sophomores (27 – 56 credits): November 13 - 14 (M, T)

Freshmen (26 credits and below): November 16 - 17 (Th, F)

Note: Enrollment appointment times are determined by a student’s potential credit total, which includes what they are currently enrolled as of the date the registrar runs the appointment process.

Major checklist
The theater major requires 36–37 credits of total work. Some classes are required, but you have lots of options when it comes to choosing courses to fulfill elective requirements. For breakdown of everything you need to know when it comes to choosing courses for the theater major, you can proceed to the following link. 

 

Upper level courses
You have lots of options for upper-level electives you can take to fulfill requirements in the theater major. That means it's a great idea to plan ahead knowing the courses that you might want to take in future semesters.
 
Whether you're looking for courses in Dramaturgy, Performance, or Design, Technology, and Management (DTM), you'll find complete lists of all your options at the following link. 
Minor checklist
The minor in theater at UMass Amherst requires just 16–17 credits of coursework, but there are some requirements you'll need to know about so you can plan appropriately and make sure you take the courses you're most excited about. 
 
You'll find everything you need to know about how to plan for the minor at the following link.
Links to forms

Links to forms required for registration