Our Spring 2022 recruitment drive has concluded. Our next recruitment will occur at the start of the Fall '22 semester in September. You may submit an online application at anytime between now and September; we will hold your application and contact you at the start of the fall semester for an interview.
In order to qualify for membership on the Student Force, you must be a student at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst College, or Hampshire College and maintain a minimum 2.5 grade point average. Candidates should be physically fit, non-smokers, and have at least 2 years of school or four semesters remaining. Prior firefighting experience is helpful but not required.