Student Activity
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

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

Join us for a campus festival!

August 31, 2014
1:00 pm-5:00 pm

Goodell Lawn
The Campus Center lower level is being converted into an arcade! Students, join us for pinball, driving games, traditional arcade games, and laser tag after move-in!  

August 31, 2014
9:00 pm-2:00 am

Campus Center, Lower Level

UMass Amherst’s Dining Services will attempt to break its fifth consecutive world record by serving more than 3,000 people a New England clambake with all the trimmings as part of “Welcome to UMass Amherst” festivities.

September 1, 2014
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Haigis Mall

Find out how to get involved in one (or more) of the over 250 student organizations at UMass Amherst.

September 2, 2014
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Haigis Mall

Pi Delta Psi is an Asian interest cultural fraternity, the only one on UMass campus. The mission of Pi Delta Psi is to breakdown cultural barriers by fostering individual growth in all areas. 

September 2, 2014
4:00 pm

Haigis Mall

Join Us For The 2nd Annual Volunteer UMass Community Service Fair!

September 3, 2014
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Student Union, Ballroom

Kick off the school year by visiting the campus LGBTQIA and ally center and meeting new and returning lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer students and allies.

September 4, 2014
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Stonewall Center, NA