Join the Student Force

Our fall 2022 recruitment drive is underway.  You may submit an online application at anytime between now and October 1st, and we will contact you in early October for an interview 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.

Click here for a link to the Application.