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.

February

February 19 - Presidents’ Day (no classes)
February 22 - Career Blast Job and Internship Fair, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Campus Center, lower level
February 28 - Paws program, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Student Union Ballroom and W.E.B. Du Bois library

March

March 1 - Domestic exchange and 2018 study abroad application deadline
March 1 - FAFSA priority deadline
March 7 - Mid-semester date (last day to drop with “W” and select “P/F”)
March 7 - Off Campus Housing Fair, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Campus Center Concourse
March 10 - Residence halls close for spring break at 10 a.m.
March 18 - Residence halls reopen at 10 a.m.
March 19 - Classes resume

Other Campus Calendars

University of Massachusetts Amherst Event Calendar

University of Massachusetts Amherst Academic Calendar

UMass Athletics

Five College Calendar