Commencement
You are encouraged to apply to be the 2017 Undergraduate Student Commencement Speaker to share your thoughts as a graduating senior and have a lead role in the Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony.

October 18—February 7, 2017 8:00 am-4:30 pm

Senior portrait and professional portrait opportunities are available through Ultimate Exposures®.

December 15—December 16, 2016 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Campus Center, 903

The University of Massachusetts Amherst Graduate Commencement Ceremony will take place Friday, May 12, 2017, at 9 a.m. 

May 12, 2017
9:00 am-11:15 am

Mullins Center

UMass ROTC graduates will be commissioned into the United States Air Force at this ceremony.

May 12, 2017
10:00 am-11:00 am

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

UMass ROTC graduates will be commissioned into the United States Army at this ceremony.

May 12, 2017
10:00 am-11:00 am

Stockbridge Hall, Bowker Auditorium

This ceremony is the honors convocation and presentation of gold stoles for graduating Commonwealth Honors College seniors.

May 12, 2017
1:30 pm-3:00 pm

Mullins Center

The Undergraduate Commencement ceremony for the Class of 2017 will be held rain or shine.

May 12, 2017
4:30 pm-6:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

The University of Massachusetts Amherst Stockbridge Commencement Ceremony will take place Saturday, May 13, 2017, at 10 a.m. 

May 13, 2017
10:00 am-11:30 am

Bowker Auditorium