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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

With you every step of the way.

The Isenberg Academic Advisors support our on-campus undergraduate students with their academic planning and goals. They help students make connections, find important campus resources, and chart their pathway to graduation.

How We Can Help

How We Can Help
Academic Planning
  • Your transition to UMass Amherst
  • Creating an academic plan
  • Classes and academic strategies
  • Class registration
  • Planning short- and long-term goals
  • Degree requirements and academic policies
Academic PlanningClick here to get help.
Plans and Forms

Curriculum plans for each major and common forms like add/drop, course overrides and independent study requests can be found here. Submission of a common form is a request that will be considered and is not guaranteed to be granted.

Undergrad Plans and FormsView curriculum plans and common forms.
Trainings and Workshops

We are pleased to offer virtual trainings and workshops to learn more about program offerings, navigating courses, tips by year, and many other topics. Attend live or view a recording.

Virtual Advising Group Sessions and WorkshopsView trainings and workshops.
Study Abroad

Study Abroad

Do you want to study abroad? Want to learn how to get the process started or what classes to take (or NOT take) abroad?  How to stay on track with graduation requirements while abroad? We can help! Info sessions are held throughout the semester to introduce students to this valuable opportunity. 

Study Abroad Resources & Events Learn more

Contact Us

We are here to assist you in planning out your academic career in Isenberg and help you to reach your educational goals!

Check out all the ways you can get the support the need by clicking here.


Meet Your Advisors

Meet Your Advisors

John Aube
John Aube
Interim Managing Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Program
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Sarah belanger
Sarah Belanger
Senior Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Program
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Susan Carey
Senior Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Program
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Heather Costello
Managing Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Program
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Jennifer Gross
Senior Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Program
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Shelby Prizio
Assistant Dean for Academic Advising
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Katie Sosnowski
Katie Sosnowski
Interim Managing Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Program
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Amber Tyrala
Amber Tyrala
Senior Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Program
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Kim Whitehead
Kymberly Whitehead
Senior Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Program
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Jason Willwerth
Senior Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Program
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Isenberg Admissions

Are you a high school student or current UMass student interested in joining one of our degree programs?

Looking for information on what is required to apply?

Visit our admissions website to view what is required and get your questions answered!