Inter-Campus Course Exchange Program

About the Program

The University of Massachusetts, UMass, is a collection of five highly ranked research universities:  four undergraduate/graduate universities and a medical school.  The UMass system has matured through the years and now enjoys joint programming, collaborative activity, and many common operations that connect our five campuses.  With respect to academic programs, the University has a track record of collaborations across the campuses; examples include the Intercampus Graduate School of Marine Sciences, the MS/PhD in Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology, PhD in Nursing and dozens of individual faculty collaborations in teaching, research, and outreach).  Driven by the Covid-19 pandemic, a number of faculty requested intercampus course exchange be extended to a number of graduate and undergraduate courses.  ICX is a response to that request.  Each semester, certain courses will be selected at the department level on each campus and will be offered through the ICX so that UMass students on campuses other than the host campus will have the opportunity to enroll in the course. 

When a student selects an ICX course, they will be notified that they must fill out the ICX registration form.  The form must be signed by their advisor or graduate coordinator, by the department chair or appropriate person.  DocuSign will be employed to simplify the process.  The form goes to the host campus and is signed by the department chair and instructor of the course. If there are seats available, the student will be enrolled in the course.  A shadow course will be created on the student’s home campus allowing the credit to be added to the student’s transcript.  The UMass registrars will ensure that proper credits are given to the student and that no charges incur from the host campus.

Spring 2021 Courses

Course Title Campus Class Career Subject Catalog # Section Course Description Enrollment Available Enrollment Capacity Instructor Name Modality Requirement
Ballet II UMass Boston Undergraduate Dance 232 1 This course continues the study of ballet; emphasis on performance. No audition necessary.
16 16 Elizabeth Lapuh Remote
Modern European Drama UMass Boston Undergraduate THRART 318 1 A study of late-nineteenth, early-twentieth-century theatre in Europe that marked the beginning of naturalistic, realistic, and symbolic drama, and created a revolution in directorial, scenic, and performance techniques. Plays are presented as scripts to be produced. Students create production books integrating all facets of theatrical expression. 22 22 Robert Lublin Remote

Contact Us about ICX

All questions on the ICX program should be directed to the Senior Executive Associate in the Office of Academic Affairs and Economic Development. 

Office of Academic Affairs and Economic Development 
University of Massachusetts President’s Office
One Beacon Street, 31st Floor
Boston, MA 02108
617-287-7050