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Yestermorrow-UMass Semester in Sustainable Design/Build Print E-mail

The Yestermorrow-UMass Semester in Sustainable Design/Build offers the opportunity to explore interdisciplinary, whole-systems thinking while developing fundamental technical skills in architecture and construction.

The full-immersion, credit-bearing semester in green building and design complements architecture, building science, engineering, and environmental design majors and has wide application in liberal arts curricula.

  • Gain important hands-on skills developing an architecturally innovative high -performance shelter
  • Explore concepts of sustainability through practice
  • Work with expert instructors who are professional designers and builders
  • Add practical and relevant experience to your professional resume
  • Open to college students, recent graduates, and professionals
  • The only pre-requisite is self-motivation—no previous architecture or construction experience necessary
  • Financial aid may be transferable

Application Process
Students interested in this program must first apply through Yestermorrow.

Once accepted:

  • Full-time, matriculated UMass students, please contact Stephen Schreiber ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) in the Architecture + Design Program for course registration instructions.
  • All other accepted applicants will be instructed in the course registration process by Yestermorrow. Note: Permission of the instructor is required for registration. You will not be able to register until you’ve been accepted by Yestermorrow.

Questions?

  • For more information, visit www.Yestermorrow.org or contact Eric Cook at Yestermorrow ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it g); 888-496-5541.
  • UMass students, contact Stephen Schreiber
    ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ); 413-577-1575.

 
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