WELCOME TO THE UMASS AMHERST MS FIELD DEGREE!
Soon you’ll be starting your MS Field Degree. How exciting! Follow the four steps below to make sure you have everything in place before your first day at Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
Before you start on any of the steps below, contact your advisor. Simply send your advisor an email, Skype, WhatsApp or WeChat message to find out everything you need to know about your first day. We look forward to meeting you!
Contact Your Advisor
Hank Xi: +1.857.496.5628
What to Do Before Starting the Program
- 1 Participate in Pre-Sessional Events
- 2 Pay Your Tuition and Fees
- 3 Check Technology Requirements
- 4 Review Housing Options
Prior to beginning your program at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, there will be several pre-sessional events for you to attend to help familiarize yourself with the program.
Please check back again soon for a full list of upcoming pre-sessional events.
Helpful Resources for Summer 2018 Residential Experience
This useful brochure is full of information on your I-20 paperwork required for your visa, what you should pack and other tips to prepare you for your arrival to the UMass Amherst campus in Summer 2018.
This guide will help you learn more about the process for getting your F-1 visa and arriving in Massachusetts for the Summer 2018 residential experience.
Check off everything on this list to ensure you have completed all the steps before you arrive and bring everything you need in the Summer of 2018 to the UMass Amherst campus.
Plan ahead! This calendar tells you when class starts and ends, and when holidays and exams are happening.