UMass is preparing for the opening of the upcoming Spring Semester. The plan prioritizes public health and safety, including expansion of the university’s successful COVID-19 testing program. For more information, go to

Learn more about free COVID-19 tests at UMass Amherst for local community members. Tests are offered by appointment only at the Mullins Center. For more information, go to

Commuter Safety

  • Avoid walking alone at night with UMPD’s free walking escort service. Walking Escort Service Walking teams of students with mobile radios are available for safe escort across campus every night from ...
  • The Watch for Me Campaign is a University-wide initiative to encourage everyone commuting the University’s sidewalks, roadways and other public areas to be alert, limit distractions, and be aware of...

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