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 18 - AlcoholEdu and YIS deadline for all new students
January 20 - Residence halls re-open for the spring semester at 9 a.m.
January 22 - First day of classes for Spring 2019
January 22 - Winter Welcome for new students, 5 p.m., Campus Center, Marriott Center, 11th floor
January 31 - UMAPA Advisory Council spring semester application deadline
February 1 - 2019 Student Commencement Speaker proposal submission deadline by 4:30 p.m.
February 4 - Last day of add/drop period
February 4 - Immunization records deadline
February 4 - Health insurance waiver deadline

Other Campus Calendars

University of Massachusetts Amherst Event Calendar

University of Massachusetts Amherst Academic Calendar

UMass Athletics

Five College Calendar