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.
August 31- Move-in reservation ends
September 4 - First-year move-in, 8:30 a.m. to 4: p.m.
September 4-7 - Fall NSO for new and transfer students
September 5 - Transfer move-in, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
September 6 - Returning student move-in, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
September 6-20 - Welcome Weeks: "Create Your UMass"
September 7 - Labor Day (no classes)
September 8 - First day of classes and deadline to enroll in the Upay payment plan
September 21 - Last day of Add/Drop.
September 21 - Deadline to change meal plan for Fall semester
September 21 - deadline to waive the Student Health Benefit Plan.
October 2-4 - Family Weekend
Other Campus Calendars