In its 37th year,  Jazz in July is a summer-intensive workshop examining the technique, history, and culture of jazz. Here we present our student combos and vocalists in a relaxed, club environment.  

July 18, 2018
7:00 pm

Campus Center, Marriott Center

Jazz in July Faculty Concert featuring Steve Davis, Steve Johns, Catherine Jensen-Hole, Jeff Holmes, Greg Caputo, Bob Ferrier, Felipe Salles, Genevieve Rose, Shigefumi Tomita. 

July 19, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

This concert is the culmination of all the hard work of the week! Student combos and vocalists perform their best for the day. 

July 20, 2018
9:00 am-4:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Do you need a futon, lamp, or even a TV? What about school supplies or a cool outfit? Well, the New2U tag sale has got you covered.

September 2, 2018
8:00 am-6:00 pm

Student Union, Student Union Ballroom and Commonwealth Room

Today is the first day of classes for the Fall 2018 semester at UMass Amherst.

September 4, 2018

All Campus

Would you like to win up to $2,000 towards your (or your student's) spring 2019 tuition and fees?

October 1—November 4, 2018


A three-member panel of the Massachusetts Appeals Court will hear approximately six cases during a sitting at UMass Amherst.

October 9, 2018
9:00 am

Campus Center, 163C

Apply to the Sustainability Innovation & Engagement Fund (SIEF). Any student, group of students, faculty or staff can propose a sustainability project –$65,000 in grant funding is available. 

February 15, 2019


The main Commencement ceremony for the UMass Amherst Class of 2019 will be held at McGuirk Alumni Stadium, rain or shine.

May 10, 2019

McGuirk Alumni Stadium