Campus Closing

The University of Massachusetts Boston campus is closed today, Monday, February 8. All classes and activities are canceled. For information, visit

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters

at the University of Massachusetts Boston

Maps & Directions

Read a letter from the center director.
View a list of CRSCAD's impacts and achievements.
For FAQ's, click here.

Application for admission into the graduate certificate program in Global Post-Disaster Studies
Final Deadline is June 1 for fall admission. 
Final Deadline is November 1 for spring admission (October 1 for international students)

Spring 2016
Registration for Spring 2016 courses is open. Register now

Academic Programs

Our certificate programs are uniquely designed to prepare professionals to see beyond immediate post-disaster conditions.

CRSCAD Newsletters

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Giving to UMass Boston

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