Campus Closing

The University of Massachusetts Boston campus is closed today, Monday, February 8. All classes and activities are canceled. For information, visit https://www.umb.edu/preparedness/closing.

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

Keep up on the latest news on CRSCAD with our newsletters. Read More 

Giving to UMass Boston

Bring hope to people affected by disasters through a gift to the Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters.


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