October 21, 2017
Celebrate our Residence Education alumni, including resident assistants, peer mentors, Residence Hall Association members, and National Residence Hall Honorary members.

October 21, 2017
10:00 am-12:00 pm

Campus Center, Hadley Room, 10th Floor

The Durfee Conservatory is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year and is opening for alumni and friends during Homecoming.

October 21, 2017
10:00 am-5:00 pm

Durfee Conservatory

Dean Stephen Cavanagh and the College of Nursing invite you to reconnect and celebrate during Homecoming weekend.

October 21, 2017
10:00 am-1:00 pm

Campus Center, Marriott Center, 11th Floor

Take part in this Homecoming tradition and run the USATF-certified course with electronic timers.

October 21, 2017
10:00 am-12:00 pm

UMass Amherst Campus
Join the tradition of the Homecoming Parade as it winds its way through downtown Amherst and campus.

October 21, 2017
10:30 am

McGuirk Alumni Stadium to Amity Street to North Pleasant Street to Massachusetts Avenue to Stadium Drive.
Join us for a carillon concert on Goodell Lawn in front of the newly renovated Old Chapel.

October 21, 2017
10:30 am-11:30 am

Goodell Hall, Lawn

Calling all Not Ready for Bedtime Players—NRBP is turning 30!

October 21, 2017
11:30 am

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Join alumni, friends, and families to celebrate Homecoming in Seattle! Enjoy an afternoon of UMass football, refreshments, and fun at alumnus owned T.S. McHugh’s Irish Pub near Seattle Center.

October 21, 2017
11:30 am

T.S. McHugh's Irish Pub & Restaurant
Come to McGuirk Alumni Stadium to receive the full UMass Football tailgating experience at the Commonwealth Club.

October 21, 2017
12:30 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Homecoming football game vs. Georgia Southern.

October 21, 2017
3:30 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

The 2017 Homecoming Royalty will be crowned during a special presentation at the Homecoming football game at McGuirk Stadium.

October 21, 2017
3:30 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Hockey vs. Ohio State

October 21, 2017
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

In celebration of the University Programming Council’s 60th Anniversary, UPC alumni are invited back to campus to socialize and reminisce.

October 21, 2017
7:00 pm

Campus Center, Campus Center Auditorium

Join the Black Alumni Network after the football game to mix, mingle, and reminisce.

October 21, 2017
8:00 pm-10:30 pm

Balance Amherst
In a tradition of hosting challenging exhibitions organized by student curators, the UMCA presents an exhibition of African art drawn from the collection of Charles Derby, a UMass alumnus who has been collecting since the 1970s alongside an exhibition of painted flags of Africa by the renowned African American artist Fred Wilson. 

September 27—December 10, 2017, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
September 27—December 10, 2017, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
November 11, November 18—November 26

University Museum of Contemporary Art

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 exhibit showcases items curated from Steindl-Rast’s recent donation of correspondence, photographs, writings, audio/visual recordings, art, and publications. 

October 1—January 31, 2018
This event does NOT occur on:
November 23, December 23—December 25, December 28—January 1, January 6—January 7, January 14

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois

Using False Color images that map entire color palettes relative to the spread of given data points, engineers, scientists and designers are able to see through walls, evaluate temperatures and examine gradations of stress and strain deep inside a structural member. 

October 8—October 28, 2017 9:00 am-4:00 pm

Design Building, Gallery

"Walking on Rock and Water," crafted by Rhonda Smith, presents large abstract paintings inspired by the ancient relationship between rock and water. The exhibit reception will be held on Sunday, Oct. 15th, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

October 15—November 3, 2017 1:00 pm-6:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

"On Hands and Knees," by Laurie M. Goddard, presents encaustic and mixed media works created from real and imaginary game boards. The exhibit reception will be held Sunday, Oct. 15th, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.  

October 15—November 3, 2017 1:00 pm-6:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

NEW! Contest deadline extended to November 6.

October 16—November 6, 2017

All Campus

Make plans for Homecoming: Oct.

October 19—October 21, 2017

All Campus

The Full Disclosure Festival combines the celebration of an outdoor fair with the excitement of a fringe theater festival while integrating exciting new ways of thinking and being in the world.

October 20—October 21, 2017

Downtown Amherst
Calling all students of all majors interested in greening the campus.

October 20, 2017 7:00 pm-12:00 am
October 21, 2017 8:00 am-7:00 pm

Herter Hall, 227 (Auditorium)

Sign up to volunteer for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Game Day Challenge, a national collegiate competition where colleges and universities implement recycling and compost programs to reduce waste at football games and tailgates. Free Sustainable UMass T-shirt and reusable water bottle for volunteers.

October 21, 2017 3:00 pm
October 28, 2017 3:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium