September 7, 2017
At the benefits fair, graduate employees can enroll in free dental and vision insurance, apply for a gym reimbursement, ask questions and pick up benefit plan descriptions.

September 7, 2017
11:00 am-4:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

Come to the campus lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA+) and ally center to meet new and returning students and the center’s new assistant director, Crystal Nieves.

September 7, 2017
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Stonewall Center

Harry Rockland-Miller, staff psychologist and director of the Center for Counseling and Psychological Health (CCPH), retired in July after 21 years with the university.

September 7, 2017
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room

This annual welcome event features student performances, cultural food samples, speed networking, a resource fair, and raffles.

September 7, 2017
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Campus Center, Auditorium

State law requires new students to have certain immunizations and submit proof before coming to school.

June 27—September 18, 2017, weekdays 8:00 am-6:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
September 4

University Health Services (UHS)

The UMass Amherst Libraries hosts an exhibition of photos, “¡Hola Cuba!: Travel Photography by Carol Pike.” 

September 5—December 15, 2017
This event does NOT occur on:
November 18—November 19, November 23, November 25

Science and Engineering Library

The Department of Music & Dance invites all Five College students to audition for a wide range of vocal and instrumental ensembles. 

September 5—September 8, 2017

New Students Orientation will proctor the French, German, Latin, and Spanish Exemption Exams for undergraduate students during the first week of classes.

September 5—September 8, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center, 905

Meeting for students looking to declare a major in the College of Engineering who are currently in another major on campus.

September 6, 2017 5:30 pm-6:30 pm
September 7, 2017 5:30 pm-6:30 pm

Campus Center, 803