New Agreement signed between Holyoke Community College and the Commonwealth Honors College.
Under this agreement students at HCC in approved MassTransfer programs who complete the HCC Honors Programs with a 3.4 GPA or higher will be guaranteed acceptance into Commonwealth Honors College. HCC students who do not complete the Honors program at HCC but maintain a 3.5 GPA or higher for two or more semesters and are in an approved MassTransfer programs will also be offered entry into Commonwealth Honors College. To transfer, HCC students must also meet all other UMass Admission criteria.
Criteria for UMass Amherst competitive programs:
CHANGES IN ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR ISENBERG SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT FOR STUDENTS ENTERING THE UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS AMHERST FOR FALL 2016:
If you have questions please contact the Transfer Office at Holyoke Community Colllege, Frost 273 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Requirements for Isenberg School of Management prior to Fall 2016
(Accounting, Finance & Operation Management, Marketing, Management)
Requirements for Sports Management at UMass
Requirements for Hospitality Management
Those choosing to major in Kinesiology are required to have a minimum 3.0 GPA or 2.7 if they have a minimum of a B grade in all science courses.
Engineering will require all students transferring to Engineering at UMass to have a minimum 2.7 GPA at time of application.
Students who will be graduating from Holyoke Community College under MassTransfer will be eligible for UMass Amherst Community College Connection. UMCCC receive benefits that other students do not get.
University of Massachusetts Amherst Scholarship Information for MassTransfer Students.
UMass Amherst has created three scholarship catagories for MassTransfer Students.
Community College Academic Honors Scholarship (CCAHS), this scholarship recognizes MassTransfer graduates for meritorious academic achievement.
Community Scholarship (CS), this scholarship recognizes MassTransfer graduates who are low income and/or first generation students.
Honors to Honors Scholarship (HtHS), this scholarship is for MassTransfer students who will enroll in the University of Massachusetts Amherst Commonwealth Honors College.
Priority Deadline: March 1
Final Deadline: April 15
Deadline: October 15