Timelines and Due Dates

APPLICATIONS ARE DUE JULY 12, 2019.
Acceptance letters with detailed BIOS information will be mailed around July 19, 2019.

The BIOS program will start on Sunday, August 25, 2019 and run through Friday, August 30, 2019.

Applications will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis.

A $50 non-refundable deposit is required after acceptance to the program (this money will be applied toward your BIOS fee upon participation). Full payment (minus any financial aid) will be charged by the UMass Bursar.


Please make checks payable to University of Massachusetts Amherst and mail to:


Susan Clevenger
Biology Department
216 Morrill Science Center South
611 North Pleasant Street
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA 01003