144th Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony

Event Details

May 9, 2014
4:30 pm-6:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Contact:
External Relations and University Events
413-577-1101

The Undergraduate Commencement ceremony for the Class of 2014, to be held rain or shine. Students should arrive at 3:30 p.m. in yellow lot #11. The ceremony is scheduled to conclude at 6:00 p.m.

Tickets are not necessary and graduating seniors may invite as many guests as they wish.

Parking is free; shuttle buses will take guests to the ceremony from campus lots. Please allow plenty of travel time to reach campus, park, and arrive at the ceremony. Guests should plan to arrive on campus by 2:30 p.m. as seating is unreserved.

Faculty attending the ceremony will gather by 4:00 p.m. Regalia is required.

Directions:

From the North: Route 91 South to Exit 25 - At the end of the ramp turn left and follow the road to the intersection - turn right onto Routes 5 & 10 South - go 1 mile, then left onto 116 South, then eight miles to UMass exit - Left at the end of the ramp onto Massachusetts Avenue. Take a right at the first set of lights (usually blinking yellow) and proceed approximately one-quarter mile. The stadium entrance will be on your right.From the South: Route 91 North to Exit 19 (Northampton/Amherst) - Right onto Route 9 and go approximately five miles, just past the Amherst-Hadley town line. Take a left at the lights (just after the Stop and Shop on the left-hand side) onto University Drive. Go through one set of lights and the entrance to the stadium will be on your left.From the East: Mass Pike (Route 90) West to Exit 4 (West Springfield) onto Route 91 North to Exit 19 (Northampton/Amherst) - Right onto Route 9 and go approximately five miles, just past the Amherst-Hadley town line. Take a left at the lights (just after the Stop and Shop on the left-hand side) onto University Drive. Go through one set of lights and the entrance to the stadium will be on your left.From the West: Mass Pike (Route 90) East to Exit 4 (West Springfield) onto Route 91 North to Exit 19 (Northampton/Amherst) - Right onto Route 9 and go approximately five miles, just past the Amherst-Hadley town line. Take a left at the lights (just after the Stop and Shop on the left-hand side) onto University Drive. Go through one set of lights and the entrance to the stadium will be on your left.

Event Category

Special/Other Commencement