Coronavirus Update March 12

Coronavirus Update: UMass Amherst has shifted to remote delivery of all instruction, having suspended in-person classes, including laboratory, studio, capstone and graduate courses, until the end of the semester. In accordance with the Governor’s emergency order, only onsite personnel should report to campus, unless contacted by a supervisor. Additional updates and resources can be found at

Residence Hall Safety

  • Don’t become one of this year’s statistics. If you leave your room—even for a minute—lock your door to protect your belongings. You are visiting this website most likely because you received a post-...
  • The UMPD works in partnership with the staff of Residential Life to ensure that our 45 residence halls are safe places to live. Residence Hall Safety Features UMass Amherst uses a variety of systems...
  • Your UCard is your student ID card and provides access to your residence hall. As a debit card, the UCard helps protect you financially. You do not need to carry cash or a checkbook, or use an ATM....

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