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Visiting CICS

Location and Directions

UMass Amherst is approximately 2 hours by car from Boston and 3 hours by car from New York City.  The closest airport is Bradley International (BDL) in Hartford, CT (45 minutes away).

The College of Information & Computer Sciences is at 140 Governors Drive, Amherst, MA.

  • Our building is on the north edge of campus, as highlighted on this Campus Map
  • Complete directions to the University can be found here: Directions to UMass Amherst.  
  • A map showing walking directions from the campus hotel can be found here: Walking Map
  • Panoramic images of the CICS building are also available: front viewback view.


Parking lot 31 is the closest to our building, parking meters are available in the front row. If you are visiting as an invited computer science guest, your host can provide you with parking validation.

Lodging Recommendations

We recommend the following nearby hotels and inns for our visitors:

Additional local lodging options have been compiled by the University.