Important Dates

Here are a few important dates that parents should know about along with other campus events. For a complete listing of events and academic calendar at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, as well as the other four colleges in the area, please visit the links below.


January 10- Spring semester bills due

January 22- Residence halls re-open for the spring semester at 9 a.m.

January 22- Winter Welcome for new students and families, 4 p.m., Campus Center Auditorium

January 23- First Day of Classes for Spring 2017

January 25- Activities Expo, 3 – 7 p.m., Student Union Ballroom

February 6- Last day of add/drop period

February 6- Immunization records due

February 6- MyStudentBody and YIS deadline for all new students

February 7- 2017 Student Commencement Speaker proposal submission deadline, 4:30 p.m., 305 Whitmore Administration Building

Other Campus Calendars

University of Massachusetts Amherst Event Calendar

University of Massachusetts Amherst Academic Calendar

UMass Athletics

Five College Calendar