Four middle-aged college graduates in caps and gowns, smiling, clapping and pumping their fists in celebration at the UMass Amherst commencement.

"Whenever life throws a curve ball, go back to the basics and visualize why you applied to UMass Amherst UWW. You’re not alone in your struggle, so don’t give up."

Omar Infante, student & Army Sgt

student center

welcome to the uww student center: your one-stop shop for news and information.


Missed last week's webinars, or want to review the material? You can now view ... Learn More

Welcome to Online Learning!

With the spring term beginning soon, we are writing to inform... Learn More

Tutoring is available through ThinkingStorm for the following spring online classes:

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Registration for spring classes is open. Review our... Learn More

A new child care program at UMass Amherst called CCAMPIS covers up to 90% of child care costs... Learn More

The next available date to take the R1 Exemption Exam is Monday, January 27 (this is the date... Learn More

Office 365 Education, the Microsoft Office 365 suite, is available to UMass Amherst students at... Learn More


Get the information and resources you need when you need it.

There are four ways you can meet the R1 general education requirement. Learn more about R1.


There are three ways you can meet the College Writing (CW) general education requirement. Learn more about CW.



This is your one-stop shop for forms. Whenever you need a form, come here.


CLEP exams test college-level learning in a variety of subject areas, offering an option for a less expensive and faster way to meet general education requirements, demonstrate independent learning and earn credit. You can even fulfill your R1 and CW requirements this way! Learn more about CLEP.
time off

Sometimes life happens and you need to take a break from school. We understand. Here’s how to take time off and how to return.