Student Activity
Overwhelmed after your first day of classes? Join us for a relaxing evening filled with massage beds, smoothies, professional masseuses, giveaways and more! The UMass Rec Center will be offering free Zumba and yoga sessions.

September 5, 2017
7:00 pm-11:00 pm

Haigis Mall

Enjoy great conversation with students and UMass community members over free coffee, tea and tasty snacks.

September 6, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
September 19, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
October 5, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
October 20, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
November 3, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
November 14, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
November 29, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
December 11, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center, Blue Wall

Join us for a night of free nostalgic arcade games, billiards, air hockey, bowling and a bunch more! Then, take a break from all the games and enjoy some delicious food from Baby Berk and UMass Dining food carts!

September 6, 2017
5:00 pm-9:00 pm

Haigis Mall

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

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

September 7, 2017
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Campus Center, Auditorium

Join the UMass community for a chance to get to know the Registered Student Organizations (RSOs) and many University offices.

September 8, 2017
2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Haigis Mall

Come join us for the first UMass Night Out of the semester! This first UMNO is all about decorating your new room, with artwork that you paint! Trained professionals will guide you step by step through a watercolor painting celebrating UMass.

September 8, 2017
6:00 pm-11:00 pm

Student Union, Ballroom

Grab your friends and a blanket and join us on the Metawampe Lawn for a free outdoor movie! Popcorn, refreshments and Baby Berk will be provided! Stay tuned for the movie title to be announced.

September 8, 2017
8:30 pm-11:30 pm

Metawampe Lawn

UMass Football vs. Old Dominion; Game time TBD

September 9, 2017
12:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Featurings demonstrations in metalsmithing, batik, beading, leather and more.

September 11, 2017
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Student Union, 208E (Basement)