UMass Amherst now provides free COVID-19 tests for local community members. Tests will be offered by appointment only at the Mullins Center. For more information, go to
UMass Amherst has announced its Spring 2021 operating plan, inviting additional students to return to campus to advance their studies. The plan prioritizes public health and safety, including expansion of the university’s successful COVID-19 testing program. For more information, go to

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To report a crime or an emergency from an on-campus phone, call UMPD at extension 5-2121 or, from outside the University phone system, at (413) 545-2121. When using a cell phone, please remember that 911 will reach State or Amherst Police who then must transfer the call to UMPD. UMPD recommends pre-programming cell phones with the UMPD dispatch number (413-545-2121).


585 East Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003-9600
413-545-2121 non-emergency
413-545-3111 emergency or 911
413-545-3113 fax


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