Week of  August 24—30, 2014
As part of the UMass Amherst Outdoor Summer Arts Project, New York-based artist Jennifer Williams created two 12-feet by 24-feet banners for the south facade of the Fine Arts Center building.

August 1—December 7, 2014 6:00 am-11:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, FAC south facade

The University of Massachusetts Amherst and the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce invite one and all to the 48th Annual Community Breakfast.

August 27, 2014
7:30 am-9:00 am

Student Union Ballroom

The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive.

August 27, 2014
11:00 am-4:30 pm

Campus Center, 163

Come join the UMass Pep Rally in Boston as we celebrate UMass Football.

August 27, 2014
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Boston Harbor Hotel
Commonwealth Honors College’s official induction ceremony launches Honors Fall Orientation and the first year at UMass for new students.

August 29, 2014
5:00 pm

Fine Arts Center

Celebrate the return of UMass Football to Amherst.

August 30, 2014
September 6, 2014
September 27, 2014
October 18, 2014
November 12, 2014
November 28, 2014

McGuirk Alumni Stadium, and at Gillette Stadium

Opening weekend hours of operation for several important student services offices:

August 30—September 1, 2014

Going out to a UMass football game has never been easier, or a better deal! Jump on the bus and travel to Gillette Stadium to watch the Minutemen play fantastic opponents.

August 30, 2014
10:00 am-9:00 pm

Cape Cod, Various Locations
Going out to a UMass football game has never been easier or a better deal! Jump on the bus and travel to Gillette Stadium to watch the Minutemen play fantastic opponents.

August 30, 2014 12:00 pm
September 6, 2014 11:00 am

Gillette Stadium

Come meet your downtown neighbors and find out why Amherst is called a perfect place to live.

August 30, 2014
12:30 pm-2:30 pm

North Pleasant Street, Amherst , MA
Watch as UMass Football takes on Boston College and cheer for your Minutemen!

August 30, 2014
2:30 pm-6:00 pm

Mullins Center

The Minutemen open the season under new head coach Mark Whipple at home at Gillette Stadium against cross-state rival Boston College.

August 30, 2014
3:00 pm

Gillette Stadium

UMass invades the Hampshire Mall after hours! Catch a bus from your residential area to Hadley for special discounts, student performances and even a late night movie!

August 30, 2014
9:00 pm-12:00 am