Coronavirus Update March 12

Coronavirus Update: On April 5, the university announced that an employee on campus has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. This is the first confirmed case of COVID-19 on the UMass Amherst campus. The staff member is self-isolating off campus, in accordance with public health protocols. We are hopeful for a full recovery for this member of our community. There are currently no additional confirmed cases on campus as a result of this exposure. Additional updates and resources on the UMass Amherst response to COVID-19 can be found at umass.edu/coronavirus.

Police Officer Christopher Stechmann

CONTACT

UMPD
585 East Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003-9600

umpd@admin.umass.edu
413-545-2121 non-emergency
413-545-3111 emergency or 911
413-545-3113 fax

Tips

Call 413-577-TIPS (8477) or use our Anonymous Witness Form.