About Us

The University of Massachusetts Transportation Center (UMTC) is located in 214 Marston Hall within the College of Engineering at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst Massachusetts. The UMTC conducts research on all aspects of Transportation including Operations, Management, Safety, Traveler Demand and Behavior, Sustainability, Freight, Transit, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Transportation Finance and Policy, Emission Estimation and Modeling, Commercial Motor Vehicle research, Safety, Human Factors, Climate Change and Economic Development.

The UMTC is funded in part by agreements with MassDOT, the New England Transportation Consortium (NETC) and other U.S. Department of Transportation, University Transportation Center (UTC) Consortiums.

There are over 70 Affiliate Researchers within the UMTC providing a wide network of expertise in all areas of Transportation Research.

If you have questions or would like more information please contact UMass Transportation Center Research.