HONORS INFORMATION FOR:
University of Massachusetts Amherst
PLANS A & B

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HONORS
CONTACT:
 
Sheila Brennan
NSE Coordinator
613 Goodell Bldg
UMass
Amherst, MA 01003

PHONE: 413-545-5351
FAX:
E-MAIL: sbrennan@umass.edu

Enrollment in the home campus is required.
A GPA of 3.4 is also required.
 
ABOUT THE
PROGRAM:
 
The university has an Honors College called Commonwealth Honors College. Students must meet their home school honors program or honors college requirements and have at least a 3.5 GPA.

Students may have to contact the above listed Honors Coordinator to register for classes. In order to gain access to registration, incoming students must provide verification the the NSE Coordinator they are participating in their home school honors program/college.
 
AVAILABLE
HONORS
COURSES:
 
The Honors College offers its own group of interdisciplinary Honors courses. Individual departments also have courses that are designated for Honors credit with an "H" after the course number. In some instances Honors colloquia (usually a one-credit seminar that is held in conjunction with the course) also fulfill Honors credit. All of the courses offered by the Honors College may be found online under one of the three criteria:
See: https://www.honors.umass.edu/curriculum-overview