For soon-to-be graduates, cap and gown portraits make a great keepsake for family and loved ones.  If you are searching for a job or internship, this is your opportunity to have professional portraits made for your social media profiles, so come dressed in your business attire. There is no sitting fee, and no sales pitch.

October 1—October 3, 2014 9:00 am-3:00 pm
November 5—November 7, 2014 9:00 am-3:00 pm

Campus Center

The Office of Family Resources Dinner On Us series offers parents an opportunity to learn more about themselves while acquiring new approaches to raising children who are responsible, respectful and resourceful.

September 22—December 1, 2014, Mondays 5:30 pm-7:30 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 13, October 20

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Members of the campus community are invited to nominate a faculty member who has demonstrated academic quality and leadership to be the next UMass Amherst Spotlight Scholar.

October 1—November 28, 2014


Take steps now to stay healthy, with a free flu vaccination.

October 9—November 21, 2014, Thu/Fri
October 27, 2014
October 14, 2014
November 14, 2014 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 30—October 31

The candlelight vigil honors all those who are affected by domestic violence and provides an opportunity for the community to unite.

October 23, 2014
7:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Family Weekend will bring an exciting array of events for you and your students including some fall foliage.

October 24—October 26, 2014

All Campus

A number of apartment complexes will be tabling at the Campus Center Concourse! This is great for students who want to move off campus.

October 24, 2014
11:00 am-4:00 pm

Campus Center, Concourse

Students and parents, please come to the Off Campus Student Center to learn how to transition and acclimate to off campus life.

October 25, 2014
12:00 pm-2:00 pm

Student Union, 314

The Northeast Area Government and Northeast House Councils invite children and families in the campus community to participate in an indoor Trick-or-Treating event taking place through the Northeast Residential Area.

October 30, 2014
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Northeast Residential Area

The theme of the CMASS Community Building Day is "Masks of Oppression and Liberation."  Participants in this event will engage in artistic expression and dialogue around combating racism and cultural appropriation.

October 31, 2014
1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Wilder Hall, 201